WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. -- The White Plains Youth Bureau is accepting applications for its "Youth of the Year Award."
The award is given annually to a graduating high school senior from either a public or private school. The award recognizes outstanding volunteer service and contributions to making a difference in White Plains.
The award recipient must be a White Plains resident. Service activities may include tutoring, helping the elderly, conducting food and clothing drives, fundraising for charitable programs, organizing community events, mentoring and coaching, etc.
The deadline for nominations is Oct. 18. Nomination forms may be obtained at the youth bureau, 11 Amherst Place, White Plains.
For more information, contact Catherine Backes, 914-422-1378 or firstname.lastname@example.org.