Accepting on behalf of all Sallisaw and Central Youth Coalition members are left to right-Jamie Pool, Danielle Bethel, Amy Edwards (CYC sponsor), London Smoke, Sarah Hogner and Brenna Sawney.
The Sallisaw and Central Youth Coalitions were recently awarded the DHS Outstanding Youth Volunteer Leaders of Tomorrow Award in a ceremony in Oklahoma City. The students were nominated for their work and hours spent volunteering at monthly foster care meetings helping care for young foster children while the foster parents and social workers meet.
They were nominated for the award by the Sequoyah County DHS Office. The students were awarded at a banquet and reception in Oklahoma City on April 18 at the Oklahoma History Museum.
KXMX News Staff
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