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2017 Teen Leaders to be announced March 11, 2018


Congratulations to our Thomas J Majhan Teen Leaders of 2016! 

The Port Townsend Kiwanis Club's Thomas J. Majhan Teen Leaders Awards program honors teens for their community service excellence and outstanding leadership.

The program has recognized 162 teens for their volunteer service and for exhibiting superior leadership in their schools.


Nomination letters for Teen Leaders Awards are accepted throughout January of each year.

Nominees must be residents of East Jefferson County between the ages of 14 and 18, and the period of community service must have occurred during 2016. Suggested activities include a project benefiting the community, an individual or a nonprofit group; performing an act of heroism; outstanding leadership in school, church or service organizations; or activities that demonstrate the teen has gone above and beyond for their community.

Pictures or news articles of the nominees involved in their community service are encouraged, and would be used at the awards ceremony.

A nomination letter, which must be received by February 10th, must include a complete description of the services performed and their leadership qualities.

The letter must also include all of the following information: name, address, telephone number, email address and age of the nominee; school attended and grade; parent/guardian name(s); name, address, telephone number and email address of the person making the nomination.

Letters should be emailed to Melanie Bozak, program chair, at mabozak@gmail.com or mailed to: Melanie Bozak, 1307 25th St., Port Townsend, WA 98368.

For more information, call or email Melanie at 531-1329 or mabozak@gmail.com.