Student leaders hold prom for senior citizens

On Saturday, Feb. 12, the Brock Leaders Citizenship Society (BLCS) will stage a Seniors’ Valentine’s Day Prom for residents at the West Park Health Centre long-term care home in St. Catharines.The students will provide everything from music and dinner to photos and corsages for the ladies.The BLCS is a group of exceptional Brock students recognized for a combination of high academic achievement and personal leadership abilities.Focused on helping young people develop strong leadership skills, the BLCS runs various social events and fundraisers at Brock and in the local community.Their efforts include last year’s Flora Broley Memorial Ball Hockey Tournament, which raised $2,700 for the Alzheimer Society Niagara Foundation, as well as helping the annual Brock Shinerama, which raises money and awareness?for Cystic Fibrosis research.The upcoming Seniors’ Prom at West Park Health Centre is meant “to give back to our senior community of Niagara,” said BLCS spokesperson Amanda Slamka.Related links:• Brock Leaders Citizenship Society pitches in | The Brock News• BLCS on Facebook read more