Breakfast Meeting June 20, 2020


Sharon Babineau is a youth speaker and author of  the book “The Girl Who Gave Her Wish Away”. She presents to students in Canada and the USA.

Sharon and her daughter Maddie’s story, which she will share today, has been featured on the reality TV Show “No Opportunity Wasted” by Phil Keoghan – host of the Amazing Race, and the Oprah Winfrey Network, Canada Show – Life Story Project.

Sharon is a decorated military soldier, mountain climber, hockey player, and volunteer.  She has been recognized for the work she has done at home and in Africa and is the recipient of many awards including Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal, and the YWCA Women of Distinction Award.  However, her proudest accomplishment is being a Mother.

Today Sharon will share how young people are changing the world and how you can too.