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Young People of Achievement Awards


YWCA Alaska’s Young People of Achievement Awards

Each year, YWCA Alaska recognizes 10  youth with the Young People of Achievement Award. The Award Recipients are young people who have overcome major challenges in their lives and who have worked to fulfill the mission of the YWCA: eliminating racism, empowering women, and promoting peace, justice, freedom, and dignity to all. We are privileged to have such amazing young people impacting our community and are honored that we are able to publicly acknowledge their contributions!

Do you know an eligible candidate for this award?  Please call us at 644-9621 or email jschultz@ywcaak.org to find out more!

Visit our Facebook page to see photos from this year’s event!

 

Winners selfie at selfie station

YPOA 15 awardees

Congratulations 2015 Young People of Achievement Honorees!

Donimalina Gochenouer, Bartlett High
Kia Lor, Bartlett High
Tyler Stevens, Eagle River High
Juley Pak, Eagle River High
Kathryn Casello, West High
Bao Her, Bartlett High
Brianna Stough, Bartlett High
Chue Lor, Bartlett High
Lilly Bee, Dimond High
Ethiopine Choping, Bartlett High

Read about the 2015 honorees here!