I'd like to introduce you to the Honorees from Kansas for The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards. The program also chooses anywhere from 2 to 10 runners up in each state. They are named Distinguished Finalists and receive a bronze medallion. I will be listing them as well underneath the Honorees.
I will give a short description of what the Honoree has been nominated for and then you can click on their name to find out more!
The State Honorees are:
Saajan is a senior. He co-founded a"PovSolve. An organization that helps raise peoples awareness of poverty in India and Wichita. They have helped poverty stricken in both India and Wichita.
Grace is an eighth grader. She recorded and sold copies of the CD"Showers from God". She used the money she raised to help build fish ponds in Africa and a home for orphaned boys in Haiti.
The Distinguished Finalists are:
Molly Rockefeller-aiding the disadvantaged
Danielle Newton-assisting the disabled
Kenneth Kays-enhancing community resources
Zach Haney-spreading the spirit of volunteerism
Lets hear it for these motivated teens and the amazing things they are accomplishing!