Thank you to our 2012 judges: Susan Daiss, Memorial Art Gallery; Wade Norwood, Finger Lakes Health Systems Agency; Honorary Chair Chief John Caufield, Rochester Fire Dept; and Senator Joseph E. Robach; shown here with Prevention 1st Board Member and Poster Contest Chair Lidia Council.
"Thank you for doing the contest. It really does bring awareness to the children because of the drawings and through [the first-place winners'] visit to the firehouse. The whole thing opened many eyes."
--from the mother of a poster artist
Each fall Prevention 1st issues a call for posters for the next Home Fire Drill Poster Exhibition, which will be displayed around the Daylight Saving Time change the following spring. All participating artists receive a certificate of appreciation signed by the Mayor, County Executive, and Prevention 1st President.
1st Place Posters Created By:
Joshua Vogt, Grade 3, Lima Christian School
Eric Torres, Ernest Mitchell, Elijah Parker, Mohamed Mohamed in collaboration, Grade 4, School #15
Honorable Mention Posters Created By:
Shawn Zulauf, Kindergarten, School #19
Jalonna Freeman, Grade 2, School #34
Bryce Disoia, Grade 4, School #34
Brandon Spencer, Grade 5, School #25
Kara-Jeanne Taylor, Grade 5, School #35
Lulu Jeylaani, Grade 6, School #41
See the winning posters here
Senator John Robach, Rochester Fire Chief John Caufield, Susan Daiss and Wade Norwood consider the posters' images and messages.
Thank you to all of the locations exhibiting posters in March 2012: