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Janelle-Hinds is passionate about encouraging young girls to pursue careers in science and technology

Dec 08, 2017

An Ontario teen whose campaign for mental health made national news, a Vancouver woman raising awareness about missing and murdered Indigenous women, and a young man from Calgary who designed a new renewable fuel technology are among this year’s winners of an annual contest that honours ordinary Canadians making a difference in their communities.

Samara Canada, a Toronto-based non-profit that advocates for citizen engagement, is awarding its Everyday Political Citizen award to five Canadians this year, the first time so many have been chosen.

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