Sixth Grader Named Top Youth Volunteer in KY

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Feb 05, 2020

Sixth grade student Sean Nichols has been selected as Kentucky’s top Middle Level youth volunteer in the 2020 Prudential Spirit of Community Awards program. Sean will receive a $1,000 scholarship, an engraved silver medallion, and an all-expense-paid trip to Washington, D.C. for a national recognition event in May.

Much of Sean’s service work has been related to helping others understand the challenges as well as the abilities of people with physical disabilities. Sean has transverse myelitis and uses a wheelchair or crutches to get around. Sean plays basketball. He is a Scout and a member of Villa’s First Lego League team, its academic team, and its archery team.

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