Mitchell Middle student wins volunteer service award
A W.E. Mitchell Middle School student was honored at the Cordova
Community Council's 18th Annual Community Volunteer Awards on March 10.
Eighth grader Anthony
Lacayo received the award for his work as a youth volunteer,
Counselor-In-Training (CIT) for the past three years at the school district's
Family Engagement Summer Academy. After attending the academy as an elementary
student, he decided to volunteer to make a difference for elementary students
in the program.
Lacayo is also involved
with the Police Activities League (PAL). PAL is sending him to a leadership
conference in southern California in the summer, in recognition of his passion
for service and his work on the Youth Leadership Council.