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State Honoree

Yolanda Decillis

Pennsylvania

Yolanda DeCillis, Pocono Intermediate School, Swift water, was recognized for raising a seeing eye dog for the 4-H Seeing Eye Puppy Project. She trained, fed and cared for her dog Pruitt for an entire year before turning him over to her Seeing Eye coordinator for final training. Yolanda involved her family with the program, but assumed major responsibility for her puppy.