March 5, 2014
Freeborn Fiddler is the Sandy Lake First Nation Youth of the Month for January. Freeborn is a grade 10 student at Thomas Fiddler Memorial High School. He is 16 years old. Freeborn’s interests are music, dancing, and snowboarding. He takes an active role in the Canadian Junior Rangers program. Two of his strengths are math and leadership.
This is Freeborn’s second year in OLI. This year he has taken on the extra challenge of participating in the OLI Future Leaders mentorship program. Freeborn showed great initiative to fundraise his own travel money for this year’s upcoming epic Future Leader experience in Winnipeg. Freeborn has had perfect attendance at school thus far, and is excelling in his school courses and the OLI program.