City of Tempe, Tempe schools honor students during annual Youthfest Awards
Tempe Union High School District, the City of Tempe and the Tempe Diablos honored 45 students at the 22nd Annual Youthfest banquet, celebrating Changemakers and Courage Award winners.
Courage Awards are given to students who courageously overcome incredible adversity. They choose to make their education a priority while facing life challenging events, such as personal and family situation.
2019 Court Award Winners:
Elsa Hortareas, Tempe High School
Debbie Hoopes, Kyrene Middle School
Stephen Green, Marcos de Niza
Xavier Lockett, Mountain Pointe
Charlotte Fornasiero, McClintock
Ashley Blout, Tempe High School
Evi Johnson, ASPIRE Academy @ Connolly Middle School
Anya Griffin, Corona del Sol
Andrew Zani, Tempe High School
Changemakers are students who are committed to a cause, dedicating themselves to making the world a better place. Whether it's on their school campus or in our community, when they see a problem, they take meaningful action to create positive change.