Outstanding Youth in Philanthropy: Presented to an individual, group, organization, corporation or foundation with a record of exceptional leadership and results in encouraging youth (through age 18) to: learn about and participate in philanthropy by planning and implementing a fundraising program to benefit a specific organization(s) or cause(s); demonstrate leadership in a specific organization(s) or cause(s); serve as role models for other youth and/or encourage other youth to participate in philanthropy. The amount of time spent in service through philanthropy will be considered.
Winner ~ Finnegan McCarthy
Nominated By ~ Cancer Support Community
Outstanding Youth in Philanthropy Finnegan McCarthy was nominated by Cancer Support Community.
At 12 years old, McCarthy serves as a junior ambassador CSC. From fundraising through lemonade sales to speaking in front of 200 people at a convention, his passion for programs supporting families and children impacted by cancer is evident.