Bega Littleton exchange program calls for 2018 delegation nominations

The next Bega delegation to sister city Littleton will be in August 2018 and nominations to join are now being invited.  The Bega-Littleton Citizens’ Exchange (BLCE) will cover return air fares between Bega and Littleton and accommodation en route.

US and Bega Valley members of the Bega Littleton Citizens Exchange during the 2016 visit.

US and Bega Valley members of the Bega Littleton Citizens Exchange during the 2016 visit.

The BLCE travel award was set up to recognise achievements in employment, education, sport or community service and is open to Bega Valley residents aged 18-30 as at January 1, 2018.

The successful awardee will travel to Littleton, Colorado with members of the BLCE delegation to observe or experience their chosen profession or field of interest.

Delegation members are hosted by local families and will attend functions and events organised by Littleton members.

Applications close on December 1.  For further information contact Andrew Warby on 6492 3770 or Barb Westmacott on 6492 1395.