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Distinguished Finalist

Erin Foreman

Forked River, New Jersey

Erin Foreman, 17, of Forked River, N.J., a junior at Marine Academy of Technology and Environmental Science, started a program that provides seniors and people with serious medical conditions with lock boxes to give first responders easy access to their house keys. Erin earned the support of her local police department for the project, and acquired and installed the program’s first lock boxes with support from businesses and a community group.