Nominations for “Outstanding Youth Service Award” being accepted

YouthPartners of Pine Bluff/Jefferson County is accepting nominations for the 2013 “Outstanding Youth Service Award.” Nominations may be submitted by anyone and/or through self nomination for youth in the 10th, 11th, or 12th grade for their significant contribution of volunteer service to their community.

Applicants must possess a minimum GPA of 2.5 and have a letter of recommendation. The deadline for nominations is April 10.

Nomination forms may be picked up at 211 West Third Avenue, Suite 235 or email your request to:

Schools, churches, organizations, individuals, and businesses are all encouraged to participate by recognizing and celebrating the individuals who take action year round to strengthen their communities.

A Volunteer Reception will be held in their honor at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 23, in the Donald W. Reynolds Community Service Center. The public is invited.

For more information contact YouthPartners at 870-534-8251 or email: