SURREY — Performances by Freshh hip-hop dance crew and The Vidos, winners of the Battle of the Bands at the recent Surrey Youth Fest, will highlight the 2013 SASSY Awards.
The event celebrates youth achievements in seven award categories.
Emcees of the third annual gala, set for Friday, Nov. 1 at Bell Performing Arts Centre, are Nat and Drew of the Virgin radio station morning team.
The SASSY event - or Service Above Self Surrey Youth - is hosted by Semiahmoo Rotary Club, in partnership with the City of Surrey, Surrey Schools, Kwantlen Polytechnic University, White Rock Rotary and Central City Rotary.
Tickets are $25 for adults ($15 for students) via 604-507-6351, or visit www.sassyawards.ca. Proceeds from ticket sales go toward youth-related projects by local Interact and Rotaract clubs, furthering the theme of "youth helping youth."
Award categories include Againstthe-Odds, Environmental Leadership, Athletic and Sportsmanship, Performing and Visual Arts, Community Service and Youth Leadership.
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