Applications due now for Katimavik!

About Katimavik

Katimavik provides young adults between the ages of 17 and 21 with a positive and diversified work experience through volunteer service as well as an exciting nine-month journey of self-discovery while living in other parts of the country. In addition to working 35 hours a week on community projects, participants benefit from a learning program that focuses on developing leadership skills, official second language proficiency and healthy lifestyle, making cultural discoveries and protecting the environment. Participating in the program develops both valuable professional and personal skills. Since 1977, over 24,000 have participated in. April 2, 2004 is the application deadline for the program starting next September. To find out more visit the Web site at

It?s time to apply!

Applications for the 2004-2005 Katimavik program year are now being accepted on-line at For the September 1 and 8, 2004, program the deadline for applications is

April 2. For the January 26 and February 2, 2005 program start dates the application deadline is this June 25.

Katimavik Alumni Association

Former Katimavik participants that would like to know more about the Katimavik Alumni Association are invited to visit the web site at or call toll-free at 1 888 525-1503.

For more information:

BC/ Yukon

Brenda Jones

Curve Communications

Vancouver, BC

Telephone: (604) 684-3170