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2017 NYC Albert Schweitzer Awards Honoree- SIMA DELAFRAZ

The Albert Schweitzer Leadership Award is presented to individuals who have distinguished themselves through their service to mankind and have contributed significantly through their leadership to the education and motivation of youth. SIMA DELAFRAZ, Executive Leader for Sales and Marketing for North America at First Quality “There is nothing more important than developing our youth to be the […]

2017 NYC Albert Schweitzer Awards Honoree- His Excellency, Ambassador T. Hamid al-Bayati

The Albert Schweitzer Leadership Award is presented to individuals who have distinguished themselves through their service to mankind and have contributed significantly through their leadership to the education and motivation of youth. Ambassador T. Hamid al-Bayati Professor at Fordham University Former Permanent Representative  of Iraq to the UN “Youth education is the only way to have better leaders for a […]

D12– Spring Edition is here!

HOBY D12 HOSTS from across the country have volunteered to welcome you to their home! Re-engage with your local HOBY alumni, volunteers, donors and friends over fun, food and great conversation. What is D12? Dinner for 12 Strangers is an opportunity for HOBY alumni, volunteers, parents, and supporters to enjoy a delicious meal while socializing and […]

2017 Young Outstanding Alumni Award Semi-Finalists

Whether through community service, realizing personal and professional dreams, or starting their own non-profits, HOBY alumni are changing the world for the better. HOBY Outstanding Young Alumni Award The HOBY Outstanding Young Alumni Award was created to recognize and honor HOBY alumni ages 25 and under for their accomplishments and service.  The winners of the […]

Kindness– let’s fill up the cup this week!

Guest Post by Tami Seeger: The challenges facing our communities and our world are often enormous and complicated. Often, we come with our own set of challenges. According to Psychology Today, approximately 15 million Americans struggle with some form of depression every year.  It can be difficult to know where to start. Luckily, there are […]

Translating your HOBY experience into meaningful bullet points on your resume

Are you looking for ways to capture your HOBY experience on your resume or college application? Look no further!  Below you will find a sampling of bullet points for you to copy and paste at will.  No need to use all of them (some are even repetitive), simply pull the ones most reflective of your […]

#BecauseofHugh

“I do NOT believe we are all born equal — CREATED equal in the eyes of God, YES — but physical and emotional differences, parental guidance, varying environments, being in the right place at the right time, all play a role in enhancing or limiting an individual’s development. But I DO believe every man and […]