It's that time of year again! The 3rd Annual BrooklineHub.com Youth Awards will be held at the Coolidge Corner Theatre on Thursday, April 25th. In preparation for the event, nominations will be accepted online until March 24th and reviewed by this year's Nomination Committee.
The Youth Awards program recognizes Brookline teens who have gone above and beyond to contribute to the greater good of the community, peers or families. To qualify for consideration, nominees must be between the ages of 13 and 19, and live or attend school in Brookline.
Making up this year's Nomination Committee are :
- Deb Holman - Headmaster Brookline High School
- Mel Kleckner - Town Administrator Brookline
- Paul Epstein - Social Worker BHS and Founder Brookline Teen Center
- Jenny Amory - Executive Director Brookline Community Foundation
- R. Harvey Bravman - Publisher, BrooklineHub.com
- Catie Hayes - Editor, BrooklineHub.com
- Elaine Joseph - General Manager, Bank of Canton, Brookline Branch
- Sharad Chand - General Manager Courtyard Marriott Brookline
- Jeff Katz - Baker School 5th grade teacher, Head Coach Brookline Men's Soccer
- Chobee Hoy - Chobee Hoy and Associates, President Brookline Local First
- Abe Faber - Co-owner Clear Flour Bread
- Harry Robinson - Executive Director Brookline Chamber of Commerce
- Justin Berke - President Brookline Rotary
- James Lenoch - Steps to Success
- Denise Kasell - Executive Director Coolidge Corner Theater
This year's program will benefit both the Brookline Teen Center and Brookline Emergency Food Pantry.
By Catie Hayes, Editor