Community Impact Celebrates Leaders

The Whitney M. Young, Jr. Award honors individuals whose work provides opportunities to improve lives of low-income and minority youth.  

The 2nd Annual Whitney M. Young, Jr. event was a big success!  Thank you to all of our award presenters, donors, sponsors, and the Scouts of Troop 351 and Troop 474.

Join us again on October 20, 2016 to celebrate our new Whitney M. Young, Jr. Award honorees and the Raven M. Caywood Emerging Leader Award honoree.

Additional sponsorship information available.

Sponsor or donate to the Whitney M. Young, Jr. Awards Reception

The event is free to attend, a monetary contribution will be requested during the awards ceremony.  Come join us at the Columbia Edgewater Country Club (2220 NE Marine Dr, Portland, OR 97211).  Don't forget to RSVP!

Please RSVP by October 15, 2016 by contacting Gary Carroll: gary.carroll@scouting.org


2016 WHITNEY M. YOUNG, JR. AWARD RECIPIENTS:

Bernie and Bobbie Foster of The Skanner News Corporation

The Honorable Judge Adrienne Nelson, Multnomah County Fourth Circuit Court

 

2016 RAVEN M. CAYWOOD EMERGING LEADER AWARD RECIPIENT:

CJ Robbins, Black Male Achievement

 

PAST WHITNEY M. YOUNG, JR. AWARD RECIPIENTS:

2015 - Kevin Modica, Assistant Chief of Police for the City of Portland

2015 - Dr. Alisha Moreland-Capuia, MD, Executive Director OHSU Avel Gordly Center for Healing

2015 - Michael Alexander, former Executive Director of the Urban League of Portland

2014 - Hacienda CDC, Community Development Corporation

2014 - Deena Pierott, Founder iUrban Teen Tech

2014 - Roy Pittman, Peninsula Wrestling

 

RAVEN M. CAYWOOD EMERGING LEADER AWARD RECIPIENTS:

2015 - Chabre Vickers, Manager of Community Engagement for the PCC SE Campus

2014 - Glenn LaMotte