16th Annual Voices of Children

Raised by Grandparents and Other Relatives – 2019 Contest

Children and Youth, ages 5-19 are invited to write a poem, short essay, or draw a picture that describes how living with a relative (such as a grandparent, aunt, or uncle) has made a positive difference in their life. Entries will be judged in three age categories 5-7 year olds, 8-12 year olds, and 13-19 year olds. All entries may be published in a 2019 book called Voices of Children-Raised by Grandparents and Other Relatives

The top two entries in each age division will receive: 

A $100 from Twin Star Credit Union 

A free night at Great Wolf Lodge, Grand Mound, WA for a family of four! 

And the Award ceremony for winners will be held once again at the Governor’s Mansion in Olympia.