EL CAJON–The City of El Cajon Teen Coalition presents a “Youth of the Year” award to recognize youth who go above and beyond in serving their community, either through their leadership abilities and/or their quality or level of community service in El Cajon.
Two youths will be awarded each year: One youth currently at the middle school level (grades 6th – 8th) and one youth currently at the high school level (grades 9th – 12th). All nominations are reserved for youth who are residents of El Cajon. The youth will be recognized and awarded for service accomplished within the calendar year previous to the nomination period. The city is awarding work that has been accomplished between January 1 and December 31, 2009.
Applications will be available for eligible students beginning on February 12 at local schools, City of El Cajon Recreation Centers, and on the City’s website at www.ci.el-cajon.ca.us. All applications must be received by March 12.
For more information, call Emily Roberts at (619) 441-1533 or (619) 441-1576.