You are here

Distinguished Finalist

Lillian Meekin

Lexington, Kentucky

Lillian Meekin, 17, of Lexington, Ky., a senior at Lexington Catholic High School, launched a farm-to-table school lunch program that has delivered a menu of fresh, nutritious foods, an engaging environment and economic support for both the school and local farmers. She collaborated with parents, students, administrators, farmers, government officials and donors on the project, which recently expanded to offer healthful meals for children in need at the Conquest Boys and Girls Club.