Carl Hayden Student Named Youth of the Year

Posted by Community Relations Department on 3/13/2013

Darrol Robinson, a senior, was a Boys and Girls Club Youth of the Year for the Diamondbacks/Kieckhefer branch, and attended the “Today’s Kids, Tomorrow’s Stars” event at the Arizona Biltmore, March 2, honoring extraordinary youth.  Robinson has been involved in Carl Hayden Student Government for two years, where he was instrumental in organizing school blood drives.  At the Boys and Girls Club, he teaches younger students to read, coaches a basketball team and organizing fundraiser for new club equipment.  He is a member of the Keystone leadership and community service club. Robinson plans to attend Grand Canyon University, and become an FBI agent or nurse assistant.  Youths of the Year received 16 weeks of training with Toastmasters and AZ Storytellers, professional headshots, business cards, gift bags and gift cards, networking opportunities, and this summer they’ll be going on vacation together.