Ambassadors for Peace Richmond, Virginia
Brotherhood/Sisterhood Youth Award Ceremony-ICGR
February 23, 2012
Creating One Family Under God
(Above) UPF Ambassadors for Peace volunteers and participants in the program.
Celebrating the selflessness of youths; about 300 people attended the annual "Brotherhood/Sisterhood Youth Award Ceremony" at the River Road Church, Baptist, sponsored by the ICGR.
Youths who were exemplary in areas such as: conflict resolution, good role models for others, helping at risk kids, teaching community awareness, fundraising for good causes, demonstrating empathy towards others, mediating in special circumstances, volunteerism, problem solving, and many other areas, were recognized. The keynote address was given by Mrs. Adele Johnson, executive director, Richmond Public Schools Education Foundation.
(Above, right) The Mills E. Goodwin High School String Ensemble, Mrs. Veronica Johnson, Director, performs. Later in the program, the Highland Springs High School Choir sang "All My Trials".