Our 2016 Hero Awards

Our 2016 Hero Awards included presenting scholarships to seven amazing youth who have overcome significant adversity. We also carried on our tradition of honoring caring community members and leaders who help to advance children and teens throughout Boulder County.

We thank our generous sponsors who support our scholarships and youth awards.

2016 Honorees

Policy Leadership Award – Nia Wassink
The Kurt Morgan Youth Service Award – Denise Bertrand-Lovato
Champion Caregiver Award – Michelle Greeott
Beyond Business Award – 8 Days a Week Printing & Imaging Center
Special Recognition – Boulder County Youth Advisory Board

Bright Futures Awards Sponsored by Outsource Locally
Ira Ah
Haleigh Banks
Amanda Hora
Jasmine Stark
Aubrianna Welch

Triumph Scholarships
Gregory Lell
Eziko (Zeke) Molina – Pigs for Kids Scholarship
Daniel Nelson
Tyler Sweetman
Angelica Yanez

Elevations Credit Union, Conis, Inc. & Lucky’s Market Scholarship
Emily Garcia

Premier Members Credit Union CU Scholarship
Undra Turmandakh

We Thank Our Triumph Scholarship Sponsors

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We Thank Our Bright Futures Award Sponsor


We Thank Our In-Kind Sponsors



Additional In-Kind Sponsors
Arrowhead Awards
Artemis Photography
Brighter Day Floral Design

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Juniper Books

Hear the heartfelt stories shared by our Triumph Scholarship winners here.
Meet our Premier Members Credit Union Scholarship winner here.