ST. CLOUD, MN (December 2, 2015) –
The St. Cloud Optimist Club annually recognizes local youth for their efforts in community service work. Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Minnesota, along with other youth-serving organizations, assisted in nominating deserving youth.
Nicole Yang, a High School Big Sister in Sartell, received a Youth Appreciation Award for her dedication to the Big Brothers Big Sisters program. Serving as a Big Sister for three years, Nicole has been a consistent and dependable role model. Nicole has also helped recruit her peers to serve as mentors in the Big Brothers Big Sisters program.
On November 25, award recipients were recognized at a breakfast ceremony hosted by the St. Cloud Optimist Club.
(From left to right) Liza Fetterley- Big Brothers Big Sisters Program Coordinator, Nicole Yang- High School Big Sister & Youth Appreciation Awardee