Nominate a student for the 2019 Caring Youth Awards

Do you know a student in grades 7-12 who cares about other through volunteering?
January 04, 2019

If you know a student in grades 7-12 who shows an ongoing awareness of others through volunteering, nominate him or her for the Caring Youth Award by Friday, January 11.

To qualify for the award, a Caring Youth must:

  • Live in Hopkins, Minnetonka, or Golden Valley; attend school in Hopkins or Minnetonka; and/or volunteer in Hopkins, Minnetonka, or Golden Valley. 
  • Volunteer work must be unpaid and not a requirement for a class or co-curricular program. Young people must be nominated by the organization they are serving.

The 2019 Caring Youth Award nomination form and more information can be found here.

The Caring Youth Recognition event honors the contributions of caring young people in the community. It will be held on Thursday, February 21, at 7 p.m. at the Minnetonka Community Center. The cities of Hopkins, Minnetonka, and Golden Valley; Hopkins and Minnetonka school districts; and the Glen Lake Optimists host the event each year.

Questions? Email Lisa Walker at

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