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Yours Humanly Announces Four Recipients of Its Children Have the Power to Empower® Award
Quarterly award recognizes outstanding acts of goodness performed by young people
By: Yours Humanly
The Children Have the Power to Empower Award showcases "in service to others" in a meaningful way and demonstrates to family, friends, and community that even children have the power to empower when they lend a helping hand and an open heart.
Miran Bhima, 17, of Charlotte, North Carolina, was recognized for the outstanding acts of goodness he performs through his international nonprofit Strive2Thrive Edu, which focuses on improving educational systems and infrastructures for the benefit of children in need. He has raised tens of thousands of dollars and touched the lives of more than 10,000 marginalized youth in 35 developing nations.
Gavino Delgado, 10, of Sahuarita, Arizona, was recognized for the outstanding acts of goodness he regularly performs for those in need, including coordinating a successful community cornhole tournament fundraiser that raised hundreds of dollars, benefiting scores of hungry families during the 2020 Thanksgiving season.
Vanesha Hari, 15, of Redmond, Washington, was recognized for the outstanding acts of goodness she performs through her nonprofit initiative Joys of Giving, focusing on two of the United Nation's global challenges: Zero Hunger and Quality Education for all children. She has raised tens of thousands of dollars benefitting more than 700 children in need.
Devika Manoj, 17, of Suwanee, Georgia, was recognized for the outstanding acts of goodness she performs through Blooming Seeds, her global youth-run organization that fosters science curiosity in children with special needs.
Award recipients receive a personalized certificate and medal, and are profiled on the Yours Humanly website and through social media. To read more about award recipients and to nominate a child, visit www.YoursHumanly.org and click on the Power to Empower tab.
About Yours Humanly, www.YoursHumanly.org
Driven by the belief that education is a basic human right, Yours Humanly funds global efforts to provide children in need access to quality education and equitable resources. While the programs and resources it provides vary among the countries and cultures in which it works, Yours Humanly's focus is always on transforming the lives of children in need through education. By doing so, Yours Humanly is lifting children out of poverty and other challenging situations and empowering them to achieve better, brighter futures.
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