YouthSpeak and #HateFree OC Art Contest Winners Announced
OC Human Relations is pleased to announce the winners of two recent youth-based contest. There were some exceptional entries in both contests and our judges were hard-pressed to select the best.
YouthSpeak Speech Contest
OC Human Relations’ annual YouthSpeak Speech Contest is a county-wide search for the top human relations speech written by an 8th-12th grade student.
1st – Raj Sawhney (Fairmont Preparatory Academy)
2nd – Sabrina Huang (University High School)
3rd – Carson Taylor (Huntington Beach High School)
Raj will deliver his speech at Awards 46 on May 4 and receive a cash scholarship.
Congratulations to all the students! To watch videos of their speeches and/or read transcripts of them, please visit YouthSpeak 2017.
#HateFreeOC Art Contest
OC Human Relations’ #HateFreeOC Art Contest is a county-wide opportunity for 8th-12th grade students to have their art promote the #HateFreeOC campaign!
1st – Emily Gonzalez (Western High School)
2nd – Joey Laroza (Brookhurst Jr. High School)
3rd – Angel Guevara (Loara High School)
Congratulations to all the students! To view their artwork please visit #HateFreeOC Art Contest.