North Carolina Student Leaders Recognized by Congress for Goalsetting and Volunteer Efforts
CONCORD, NC, Aug. 13 /CSRwire/ – Today, U.S. Representatives Alma Adams (NC-12) and Richard Hudson (NC-08) co-hosted the 2019 North Carolina Congressional Award Ceremony.
65 youth from across the state were presented with The Congressional Award, Congress’ highest honor for youth. Each recipient challenged themselves personally and engaged with their communities by setting goals in four program areas – Voluntary Public Service, Personal Development, Physical Fitness, and Expedition/Exploration.
Collectively, the students contributed a staggering 14,556 hours of volunteerism to communities near and far…..