The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards selects 102 student volunteers to earn $1,000 scholarships, silver medallions and trip to nation’s capital
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- They're taking on food insecurity, opioid abuse and veteran homelessness. Several are leading projects to strengthen their local ecosystems. Many created new opportunities for inclusion and connection amongst their peers.
Those are just some stories of the 102 youth volunteers – two from each state and the District of Columbia -- who today were named State Honorees by The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards, a nationwide program honoring students in grades 5-12 for outstanding volunteer service. Read the names and stories of this year’s honorees at http://spirit.prudential.com.