The SJHS Agapē Award
This award, given in memory of Private David Greenslade, class of 2004, has been established through the efforts of the SJHS music group One Five O. David was killed in Afghanistan on Easter Sunday April 8, 2007.He and five other soldiers from the 2nd Battalion, The Royal Canadian Regiment, CFB Gagetown perished in a roadside bombing.
Through his service in the Canadian Forces, David wanted to help make a better life for the children, the next generation in Afghanistan.
Special consideration of this award will be given to Saint John High School students currently serving in one of the three Canadian Reserved Forces, in the Cadet Programs or who have demonstrated a dedicated service to their community.
The recipient will exemplify David's good sportsmanship, his sense of humour, his dedication to his family and friends and his determination to make life for others worthwhile.
Write-up by Lynn Kristoffersen