2014 Poster Contest Winners

18 04 2014

Thanks to the youth throughout the state who participated in the 2014 My Feelings Matter Poster contest.  We had over 160 incredible entries.  After a week of voting we had over 1300 visitors to the website 500 people viewed the poster finalists and over 3000 total votes on the poster finalists.  Thanks to every one who participated and helped to spread the message that My Feelings Matter!

With no further ado, the community has selected these wonderful posters:

Preschool

Preschool Entry 6

Preschool 1st Place

Preschool 2nd Place

Preschool 2nd Place

Preschool 3rd Place

Preschool 3rd Place

K-2

K-2 1st Place

K-2 2nd Place

K-2 2nd Place

K-2 3rd Place

K-2 3rd Place Tie

K-2 3rd Place Tie

K-2 3rd Place Tie

3rd-5th Grade

3rd-5th Grade 1st Place

3rd-5th Grade 1st

3rd-5th Grade 2nd Place

3rd-5th Grade 2nd Place

3rd-5th Grade 3rd Place

3rd-5th Grade 3rd Place

6th-8th Grade

6th-8th Grade 1st Place

6th-8th Grade 1st Place

6th-8th Grade 2nd Place

6th-8th Grade 2nd Place

6th-8th Grade 3rd Place

6th-8th Grade 3rd Place

High School

High School 1st Place

High School 1st Place

High School 2nd Place

High School 2nd Place

High School 3rd Place

High School 3rd Place





2014 Poster Contest Voting–Vote Now!

8 04 2014

2014 collage

We received over 150 incredible entries! Youth were asked to create are based on the theme “My Feelings Matter”.

Finalists were selected in each age category based on the number of entries.

Please vote on your favorite posters in each category. You can vote for up to three posters per age group. Click on the poster to see a larger picture.

Please save the date for our Mental Health Awareness Day Event on Thursday, May 8 from 1:00-2:00 PM at the Overture Center in Madison to celebrate the winners and promote children’s mental health with performances by area youth. CMHA Day Invitation 2014

Voting is open for one week. Winners will be notified on 4/18/14.

Thanks to everyone who submitted an entry.





My Feelings Poster Contest Deadline Extended to 4/2/14!!

21 03 2014

Get your poster contest entries in (postmarked) by 4/2/14. There is still time to enter.  The top three winners in each category get a prize and their artwork featured on the blog and shown at events throughout the state!

To find out more: CMHAD Poster Contest _2014 new deadline





Poster contest deadline approaching!!!!

5 03 2014

There is still time to create a unique work of art for the Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day Poster Contest. Entries must be post marked by March 21!

 My Feelings Matter!” Poster Contest

To find out more about the contest and the rules: CMHAD Poster Contest _2014, en Espanol: En Espanol_CMHAD Poster Contest _2014

Connecting with children about their feelings, validating them and helping children develop ways to appropriately express emotions supports mental health and overall well-being.

Participation in the Poster Contest is one way to draw attention to the importance of our internal well-being.  The following age groups are eligible to participate:

  • ·Preschoolers
  • ·K-2nd grade
  • ·3rd grade-5th grade
  • ·6th grade-8th grade
  • ·High school

Submissions will be accepted January 21, 2014 through March 21, 2014 and a prize will be awarded to a winner in each category. Contest rules: CMHAD Poster Contest _2014, en Espanol: En Espanol_CMHAD Poster Contest _2014

 





My Feelings Matter Poster Contest in Progress! Make Sure to Send Your Artwork by March 21

18 02 2014

Energize your community around children’s mental health-encourage children and youth of all ages to participate in a poster contest!
Submissions will be accepted January 21, 2014 through March 21, 2014 and a prize will be awarded to a winner in each category.

To Find out more go here: CMHAD Poster Contest _2014, en Espanol: En Espanol_CMHAD Poster Contest _2014





Thanks to everyone who came out to celebrate Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day 2013!

15 01 2014

Thanks to everyone who came out to celebrate Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day!!

We had over 150 people attend the cermony and peformance.</p> Thanks to our wonderful peformers: African Drum Performance: O’Keeffe Middle School Spoken Word Performance: Whitehorse Middle School Dance Performance: Girl Power, Vera Court Neighborhood Center

Thanks to everyone who made this event and contest a reality. Special thanks to our sponsors: Barnes and Noble – Madison East Culver’s Ian’s Pizza Mental Health America of Wisconsin Overture Center for the Arts UW Health &amp; Unity Health Insurance

And a special thanks to all the organizations who participate in the planning: Community Partnerships Disability Rights Wisconsin Mental Health America of Wisconsin Supporting Families Together Association Wisconsin Alliance for Infant Mental Health Wisconsin Family Ties.





“My Feelings Matter!” Poster Contest 2014! Mis Sentimientos Son Importantes Concurso de Carteles

15 01 2014

Energize your community around children’s mental health-encourage children and youth of all ages to participate in a poster contest!
Connecting with children about their feelings, validating them and helping children develop ways to appropriately express emotions supports mental health and overall well-being.
Participation in the Poster Contest is one way to draw attention to the importance of our internal well-being. The following age groups are eligible to participate:
• Preschoolers
• K-2nd grade
• 3rd grade-5th grade
• 6th grade-8th grade
• High school

Submissions will be accepted January 21, 2014 through March 8, 2014 and a prize will be awarded to a winner in each category. To Find out more go here: CMHAD Poster Contest _2014, en Espanol: En Espanol_CMHAD Poster Contest _2014
The contest is hosted by the Children’s Mental Health Matters Coalition.
To learn more about the contest and ways to support children’s mental health please visit: http://wisconsinknowschildrensmentalhealthmatters.wordpress.com/








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