Posted by Community Relations Department on 2/2/2012
Beylul Woldebruk, a junior has been named the Youth of the Year for the Harry and Sandy Rosenzweig branch of the Boys and Girls Club of Metropolitan Phoenix. She is one of 12 teenagers who will be honored at a February 18 banquet, where the Metro Phoenix Youth of the Year will be announced. This award goes to youth who have overcome seemingly insurmountable odds to become successful in their lives. Her family emigrated from Eritre, a tiny country at the Horn of Africa when she was little. She wants to become a doctor.