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Youth Summer Essay Contest

By Tobacco Free Partnership of Broward County

April 20, 2016

DATE: April 20, 2016
CONTACT: John Michael Pierobon, Tobacco Free Partnership, 954-567-0880

Fort Lauderdale, FL – The Tobacco Free Partnership of Broward County and the Tobacco-Free Workgroup of the Consortium for a Healthier Miami-Dade are sponsoring the second Youth Summer Essay Contest to educate the public on measures to reduce access to tobacco and nicotine, and the harmful effects of tobacco and nicotine use.

The Youth Summer Essay Contest is open to anyone under 18 years of age. The deadline is September 22, which is the last day of summer.

This year the contest has been approved by the Broward County Public Schhools Superintent's Screening Committee as an extracurricular activity.

Full details about the Youth Summer Essay Contest can be found at http://pierobon.org/tobacco/web/essay.htm.

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About The Tobacco Free Partnership of Broward County:
The mission of the Tobacco Free Partnership of Broward County (TFP) is to prevent or reduce the health risks associated with tobacco use through community education. The TFP meets the third Thursday of every month at 8:00 AM in the Tobacco Prevention Education Center located at the Florida Department of Health in Broward County, 780 SW 24th Street, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33315.