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LOUISIANA YOUNG HEROES

A Young Hero can be defined in many ways, but to those who know them they are exceptional students who devote their time, talents, and energy to make a difference!

Heading into its 25th year, the LPB Louisiana Young Hero Awards, in partnership with the Rotary Club of Baton Rouge, annually honors students in grades 7-12 who excel in the classroom, serve their local communities, and sometimes demonstrate great personal courage in overcoming adversity.

YOUNG HEROES DAY

The Young Heroes were treated to a day full of activities including breakfast at LPB’s studios, lunch at the Governor’s Mansion, and a number of surprises. The day culminated with a banquet that night in Baton Rouge.

The awards were co-presented by the Baton Rouge Rotary Club. For more information, call 225-767-4274 or email heroes@lpb.org.

The 2019 Louisiana Young Heroes got to meet each other for the first time yesterday evening when they created Baskets of Hope for children battling serious illnesses. Pictured L to R: Sydney Lewis, William Gaspard, Arianna Hannum, Ryan Smith, Deondrais Boxley, Jamone Williams, and Cade Canepa. Not pictured: Nalon Soileau

OUR YOUNG HEROES

Gallery of Past Recipients


Alumni Update 2019



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When to Watch

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May 3, 2019


WLAE Air times:

05/25/19 - 4:00pm

05/29/19 - 4:00am, 11:00am, 2:30pm

05/30/19 - 4:00pm