YOUNG WOMEN MAKING A DIFFERENCE AWARD
Soroptimist International of Saratoga County is pleased to announce that applications for the 2023-24 Young Women Making a Difference Award are now available. This award is given annually to recognize Volunteer Action in our Community.
Who can apply?
- Young women between the ages of 14 and 18
- Must make a difference through volunteer action
- Must live in Saratoga County
(Note: Relatives of Soroptimist members are not eligible for this
What is the award?
- Winners are eligible to receive cash awards for themselves and the charitable organization for which they volunteer.
- The 2023-2024 award is $500 to the award winners and $500 to the volunteer organizations.
What qualities are sought in applicants?
Young women who have demonstrated initiative in both identifying a problem and trying to solve it and/or young women who have significant and noteworthy accomplishments as volunteers.
Volunteer actions that benefit women and girls in our community are especially valued.
How do I apply?
Click the link or use the QR Code below to access the application. Be sure to read the instructions carefully. Applications are due by December 15, 2023.
Last year’s winner of the Young Women Making a Difference Award is
Anabelle Lila Brueggermann, who was a senior at Saratoga Springs High School. Annabelle was recognized for her leadership role in creating and working with “Stories for Success”, a non-profit organization that promotes childhood literacy.
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