Loading Events

Join fellow King Street Center volunteers, donors, community partners, youth, and staff in celebration of the 5th annual King Street Center High Five Awards!

Thursday, November 19, 7-8 pm

You’ll be able to click right here to join in the fun! Please stay tuned for the link.

 

 

 

Community Partner Honoree, Burlington School Food Project

For the past five years the hardworking team at the
Burlington School Food Project work tirelessly to
provide meals for every King Street Center kid, every
day, all year-round.

 

 

 

 

Youth Honoree, Hawa Aden

Hawa Aden always brings a smile and positive
attitude to each day at King Street Center. Now an
engaged member of the Teen Program, she actively
participates in everything from breakdancing to
Shelburne Farms Camp.

 

 

 

 

Volunteer Honoree, Josie Lisaius

Josie Lisaius is a long-term tutor and mentor whose
volunteer service stretches back to 2006! She has
been a tremendous advocate for one student’s
struggles at school and stepped up to help her
mentee navigate a complicated adolescence.

 

 

 

 

Staff Honoree, Myle Truong

Myle leads King Street Center’s Early Head Start
Toddler Program – with the same energy and
positivity since the program started 5 years ago. She
welcomes every child with love and authenticity.

 

 

 

 

 

Donor Honoree, United Way of Northwest Vermont

Dating back several decades and still today, the team
at the United Way stand by the kids and families of
King Street Center, recognizing the long-term impact
of quality care in our community.