STUDENT VOLUNTEER AWARD (formerly The Violet Richardson Award)
The Student Volunteer Award is a recognition program for young women ages 14-17 engaged in volunteer action within their communitites or school. A cash award is given to young women whose volunteer activities make the community and world a better place. The award is in honor of the president of the first Soroptimist club, Violet Richardson, a woman of action, whose indomitable spirit and sense of personal responsibility were demonstrated by her lifelong commitment to volunteering in her community.
Be in High School and between the ages of 14 and 18
Have demonstrated initiative in both identifying a problem and trying to solve it
Have had significant and noteworthy accomplishments
Are engaged in volunteer activity
For more information or an application, contact the Student Volunteer Award Chair, Vicki Hightower: firstname.lastname@example.org