The 2020 Champion for Children Youth Award Recipient, Arieli Montalvo, was present in the audience along with the 2021 Champion for Children Youth Award Recipient, Jamesa Blackstock, who shared her gratitude and words of encouragement to fellow students. The 2021 Judge Clifton M. Kelly Champion for Children Award Recipient, Lisa Lovett, announced this year’s Champion for Children Youth Award Recipient—Miguel Arceo. Miguel was honored for his active encouragement to peers at school, including starting a scholarship program, and positive service throughout the community at large. The awards ceremony ended with inspirational remarks from Dr. Brenda Longshore, Highlands County Superintendent of Schools, and a closing song by the Sebring High School Chorus student ensemble.
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