YouTube Sensation Kady Richards has been nominated among the top 20 finalist for the prestigious Military Child of the Year® Award.
Operation Homefront provides emergency financial and other assistance to the families of our service members and wounded heroes. A national nonprofit organization, Operation Homefront leads more than 5,000 volunteers and has met more than 590,000 needs of military families since its inception in 2002. A four-star rated charity by watchdog Charity Navigator, nationally, 94 percent of total revenue donated to Operation Homefront goes directly to assist service members.
Operation Homefront is pleased to present the Military Child of the Year® Award to outstanding military children who demonstrate resiliency, leadership and achievement. Recipients representing each service branch receive their award at a Washington, DC Gala celebration in April each year.
The fifth annual award will be presented April 11, 2013 at the Ritz-Carlton, Pentagon City.
In addition to the trip to our nation's capital, recipients are awarded a laptop computer and a $5,000 cash prize.
Military Child of the Year® Award recipients are the young heroes of their grade, school, town, or city. This award recognizes military children who have demonstrated themselves as exceptional citizens while facing the challenges of military family life.
The average Military Child of the Year® Award Nominee *:
• Has moved five times or more.
• Experienced at least one parent deploy for 18 months or more.
• Volunteered with service groups an average of 75 hours during the year.
• 17% have a sibling in the Exceptional Family Member Program.
• Maintained above average grades, often with honors.
• Excelled in sports, theater and/or music.
• Held leadership positions in school and community groups.
While currently under negotiation to open up for Justin Bieber as well as with Paramount for a song on a movie soundtrack called "I Believe Loneliness". Plans are being made for her upcoming tour MISSION: Operation Homefront
Legendary Music Mogul Tommy Mottola has commented that "Kady has a beautiful voice and a very bright future ahead of her."
We look forward to establishing new trends, leveraging current relationships and starting new ones in partnership with this talent. Stay tuned.
She's going to make sure that you SEE her!