Youth of the Year
Virtual Event

Thank you to everyone that helped make the 2020 Youth of the Year Virtual Event successful. We look forward to virtually celebrating local youth again in Spring 2021.

*Interested in sponsoring the 2021 Youth of the Year Virtual event? Please reach out to Kait Dawson at kdawson@bgcaa.com.
Please note: We are unable to accept Donor Advised Funds as a payment option for event commitments, as donors receive an immediate tax deduction that does not take goods/services/tickets into account. 

Congratulations to our

2020 Youth of the Year Winner

Jonasia

And our

Runner Up:

Denaye

A WORD FROM OUR CEO

OUR 2020 HONOREES

Denaye

Intended College: Undecided

Career Interest: Criminal Justice

Present School: Annapolis High School

Jonasia

Intended College: Mercyhurst University
Career Interest: Psychology
Present School” Meade High School 

Jalen

Intended College: University of Hawaii at Manoa 
Career Interest: Lawyer, Film Production, Marketing, Social Media Influence 
Present School: Annapolis High School

Kienne

Intended College: Stevenson University
Career Interest: Nursing
Present School: Glen Burnie High 

Johnathan

Makiyah

Intended College: Princeton University
Career Interest: Architecture 
Present School: Glen Burnie High 

Intended College: Morgan State University 
Career Interest:  Broadcast Mass Communications/Journalism 
Present School: Phoenix Academy & Annapolis High School

EVENT PROGRAM

Click through our Virtual Event flip book to learn more about BGCAA, Youth of the Year, and the amazing people who helped make it all happen.

THANK YOU TO OUR 2020 SPONSORS & SUPPORTERS

Presenting Sponsor

Gold Sponsors

Silver Sponsors

Bronze Sponsors

Jane & Dick 

Hegstrom

Daphne & Peter

Summers

Media Sponsors

Table & Ad Sponsors

ACDS

Advisors for Change

Insurance Force

J. Mayer Architects

Quantum Real Estate

UMD Eastern Shore,  Annapolis Alumni Chapter

Wiley H. Bates Class of 1959

Friends of John Wesley Smith

Ola Allsup

Robert Dews

Michelle & Bob Kelly

Debbie & Joe Mayer

Susan & Marshall Steele

For questions and additional information on BGCAA or the Youth of the Year, please reach out to Jen Lagrotteria at (410) 991-5622/jenl@bgcaa.com or Kait Dawson at kdawson@bgcaa.com.

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