Please share the following with students ages 5-19 who are interested in submitting entries in the 14th Annual “Voices of Children Raised by Grandparents and Other Relatives” contest.
The contest is geared for children in Washington state who are being raised, now or in the past, by a relative other than their parents. The contest honors both the children, and the more than 45,000 grandparents and other relatives in Washington State who are raising them.
All entries must be submitted or postmarked by April 1, 2017.
If you have questions, please call Family Education and Support Services at 360-754-7629, or Toll Free 1-877-813-2828. Contest sponsors include Family Education and Support Services, Washington State Department of Social and Health Services, Area Agency on Aging (for Lewis, Mason and Thurston counties), and TwinStar Credit Union.