Thank you to everyone that helped make the 2020 Youth of the Year Virtual Event successful. We are excited to hold the 32nd Annual Youth of the Year virtually again on April 7th, 2021. Join us as we celebrate a year of our extraordinary youth and continue the tradition of recognizing kids in our local community.

Check back for regular event updates, including how to watch, information about our silent auction, and more.

Interested in supporting the 2021 Youth of the Year virtual event?

See below for more information on sponsorships, registration, and the donation form for the YOY Silent Auction. Please reach out to Kait Dawson at for questions or additional information about the event.

YOY Appeal Campaign

Donate to the YOY Appeal Campaign to support local youth.

They are counting on us now more than ever.

Thanks to the Carol M. Jacobsohn Foundation, the first $100,000 in donations will be matched with a $50,000 donation.


Whatever It Takes Sponsors

Great Futures Sponsors

Academic Success Sponsors

Jane & Dick


Daphne & Peter


Health & Leadership Sponsor

Cytherian, Inc.

J. Mayer Architect

Media Sponsors

Donations Made in Memory of

Donated by Lisa Lindsay-Mondoro, in Memory of Dennis M. Mondoro

Donated by Rosemary Calderalo, in Memory of John E. Schmeltzer IV & Dwight H. Renfrew III

Donated by Dede Duncan-White, in Memory of Shelley C. White, Jr.

For questions and additional information on BGCAA or the Youth of the Year, please reach out to Jen Lagrotteria at (410) 991-5622 | or Kait Dawson at

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Annapolis, MD 21401

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