Wed. Sept. 9th members of the Northfield Union of Youth (The Key) board received a Lt. Governor Red Wagon Group Award in recognition of their community leadership in establishing local govt. election debates. Sophomore, Masie Ebert, Junior, Audrey Hamann and senior, Josh Wood were accompanied by Union of Youth staffer Amy Merritt.
The awards recognize youth initiative and involvement in civic engagement and are chosen by the Minnesota Alliance with Youth Board, which includes the Lt. Governor. Northfielder Zach Pruitt is also a member of the board.
As a member of the Adult board for the union of youth and a member of the Serve Minnesota Board which oversees Americorps in Minnesota I (Rep. David Bly) attended the event and took the pictures.