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Contest inspiring Lethbridge artists to teach about reconciliation

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LETHBRIDGE, AB – The United Way is calling on all local artists – of any age or ability – to join its fourth annual Expressions of Reconciliation Art and Media contest.

All submissions must somehow incorporate this year’s theme of “Voice and Representation”.

“Seeing or hearing the creativity of others can inspire people to want to learn more about Indigenous culture,” said United Way Executive Director, Janelle Marietta. “Educating ourselves is perhaps one of the most important steps in reconciliation.”

Four winners will be chosen, who will get a cash prize, and their work will also be displayed at CASA.

The submission deadline is Oct. 29.

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Sam Borsato

I started my radio career in 2015, shortly after graduating from Lethbridge College. I have a very strong passion for local news.

Proudly born in 1994, I grew up most of my life in Sylvan Lake, AB and I’ve lived in the Lethbridge since 2012. I’m a below average golfer on a good day, I take as many hiking trips to Waterton as possible in the summer and I love my two cats, Outlaw and Jynx, and my dog, Maverick, more than most people I know.

I look forward to providing accurate, timely news coverage in southern Alberta for plenty of years to come!

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