CONGRATULATIONS TO JAKE M. FROM SUMMERLIN! HE IS THE STATE OF NEVADA WINNER FOR THE NATIONAL MISSING CHILDRENS DAY POSTER CONTEST 2014.
Every year, the U.S. Department of Justice sponsors a national poster contest and announces the winner at the Annual Missing Children’s Day Ceremony in Washington, DC.The purpose of the contest is to demonstrate America’s united effort to bring our missing children home safely, while emphasizing the importance of abduction prevention education programs.
The poster contest also provides teachers the tools to educate children and parents about safety and initiate conversations regarding prevention. Student involvement in the poster contest promotes peer education, while compelling students to explore the significance of the theme “Bring Our Missing Children Home”.
The national winner receives a trip to Washington DC for the National Missing Children’s Day ceremony, an award, and a U.S. Savings Bond!
The state winner will win a visit to City Hall to meet the Mayor of Las Vegas and will have their artwork placed on the Nevada Child Seekers website and handouts for 2014!