NH Youth of the Year announced by the Boys & Girls Clubs of America
MANCHESTER — The Boys and Girls Clubs of America announced the Exceptional Youth of the Year for the state of New Hampshire Friday.
The Souhegan Valley's club member Shelby Houghton was named the winner, beating out four other competitors for the title.
Shelby will serve as an ambassador for NH's teens, receive multiple scholarships from various organizations, and go on to compete for the regional/national Youth of the Year titles.
Shelby is a junior at Milford High School who said the Boys and Girls Club of Souhegan Valley "helped [her] bloom into a leader of my community."
Shelby also said, "The Boys & Girls Club is a platform that allows students to become the trailblazers of their generation. I'm extremely grateful for education, club assistance, and family support throughout this process.”
For more information about the Youth of the Year program, visit the site here.