Rep Chatfield launches Rep for a Day photo contest

first_img Levering lawmaker wants kids to #belikeleeState Rep. Lee Chatfield wants your kids to “be like Lee” for a chance to represent the 107th District as a legislator for a day.Rep. Chatfield needs your child’s help showcasing this beautiful district. Parents can simply upload a photo of their first- through fifth-grader enjoying a Northern Michigan summer within the district using the hashtag #belikelee and tagging Rep. Chatfield’s Facebook page. The winner will be invited, with their family, to the state Capitol, to represent the 107th District as Rep for a Day.“I want to get the future leaders of our state interested in government early,” said Rep. Chatfield, R-Levering. “As the 107th District’s picturesque scenes are the definition of Pure Michigan, part of my job involves being an ambassador for the region and talking about all the area has to offer.“With that in mind, I’d like to have local parents show off their favorite parts of the district by sharing their photos they’ve taken of our great students and communities, with the winner of the contest joining me in Lansing to learn about state government.”Participants will get a chance to come to the Capitol with their children to have them experience what it’s like to be a state representative. Photo Contest Guidelines:Participants must upload a photo of their child enjoying a Pure Michigan summer in northern Michigan to Facebook using the hashtag #BeLikeLee.The contest is open to the parents of any student in first through fifth grade who resides in the 107th House district that Lee Chatfield represents.The contest will run from August 3rd through Labor Day Weekend, September 7th.A winner will be chosen and invited with their family to the state Capitol in Lansing, where the student will serve as a “Rep for a Day” with their State Representative, Lee Chatfield.More details about the contest can be found at, or on his Facebook page. 05Aug Rep. Chatfield launches ‘Rep for a Day’ photo contestcenter_img Categories: Chatfield Newslast_img