Santa Clarita Transit – Dump the Pump – Banner
Santa Clarita Autosound – Banner
All Americans Bail Bonds – Banner
Union Bank – Banner
Patterson’s Collision Center – Banner
Brent’s Carpet One – Banner
SCV Chinese School – Banner 2
Simply Taylored – Banner
SCV Chinese School – Banner
Newhall Land – Banner
San Diego Zoo – Generic – Banner
Disneyland – Diamond Celebration – Banner
Facey – Banner
Galpin Motors – Banner
SCV Senior Center – Touch A Truck 2015 – Banner
SCV Chinese School – Banner 3
Academy Swim Club – Banner
College Of The Canyons – Banner
AV Party Rental – Banner
California High Speed Rail – Palmdale – Banner
Newhall Land – 2015 – Banner
Bouquet Gardens – Banner
Hugo Naturals – Banner
Valencia Town Center – Farmer’s Market – Banner
Beyond Harmony – Banner
Nothing Bundt Cakes – Banner
IHOP – Banner
Green Convergence – Sun Power – Banner
Action Family Counseling – Banner
Adage IT – Banner
Today
It is forecast to be Clear at 7:00 PM PDT on May 29, 2015
Clear
88°/60°
Home » Santa Clarita News » Organization Looks To Recognize Young Women

Organization Looks To Recognize Young Women

khts_givingbackA local nonprofit organization that aims to better the lives of women and girls is taking the time to honor their peers with generous awards.  

Soroptimist International of Santa Clarita Valley is looking to recognize females between the ages of 14 and 17 who make an impact in their community by volunteering. Past recipients of the Violet Richardson Award have included young women who have helped the disadvantaged, cleaned up the environment, worked to stop discrimination and also fought drugs, crime and violence.  


Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking news alerts delivered right to your inbox.



The club hands out awards for first place ($1,000), second place ($750) and third place ($500). 

“We do this program every year. It’s just really thrilling. The young women we get are those that volunteer in the community,” said Karen Ilich, a club member for 28 years. “It can be with a school, churches, hospitals – various ways. Applications we’ve gotten in the past have been really, really great.”  

The application deadline is January 15. After the three recipients are selected, the club will hold an awards dinner in March.  

“We get them from the various high schools and sometimes home-schooled girls that have heard about this,” she said. “It’s really rewarding, especially when we get to hear the girls speak about what they do in the community at the awards dinner. This is what we’re aiming at – to honor them.”  

Click here to download the application. Visit siscv.com for more information.

 

 

Organization Looks To Recognize Young Women

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>

About KHTS AM 1220

All American Bail Bonds – News Banner
College Of The Canyons – News Banner
Academy Swim Club – News Banner
Hugo Naturals – News Banner
Action Family Counseling – News Banner
AV Party Rental – News Banner
Beyond Harmony – News Banner
Galpin Motors – Tile
San Diego Zoo – Generic – Tile
Newhall Land – 2015 – Tile
IHOP – Tile
Wicall’s Carpet
Nothing Bundt Cakes – Tile