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HOBY College Scholarship Winners

Congratulations to our three outstanding HOBY College Scholarship Winners: Allie Thiesse, Umar Momen, and Kylie Kuhns! Allie Thiesse attended the HOBY South Dakota Leadership Seminar in 2013. She founded Walter’s Warriors to raise awareness and money for a best friend who is undergoing chemotherapy. To date, Allie has raised over $7,000 dollars! “Inspired by the courage […]

Save the Date: ASLA NYC

“Example is not the main thing in influencing others.  It is the only thing.” -Albert Schweitzer Each year,  HOBY friends and supporters ascend upon the Big Apple to honor influential philanthropists and outstanding young leaders at the Albert Schweitzer Leadership Awards Dinner. This year is no different! On Monday, May 4th 2015, HOBY will recognize the amazing achievements […]

Training Institute Wrap Up!

HOBY Training Institute (TI) 2014 (#HOBYTI2014)             Written by HOBY TI Chairperson, Caryll Lawrence.   Over 167 HOBY volunteers representing 67 sites converged upon Houston, Texas from August 14-17 for 3 amazing days of learning, networking and best practice sharing.   The theme this year was Dare To Dream, encouraging […]

Another WLC for the books!

It Starts Here! It’s been a few weeks since the 2014 World Leadership Congress wrapped up but the “HOBY Hangover” is likely still plaguing the ambassadors that were part of the 8 day leadership seminar.  For those in attendance, there are now lifelong bonds that tie these ambassadors to each other–  As they continue to grow and […]

Call Out for 2014 Trainers!

2014 HOBY Training Institute What: 2014 Volunteer Training Institute When: August 14th – 17th, 2014 Where: Omni Hotel in Houston, TX 2014 TI Chairman: Caryll Lawrence, Virginia Corporate Board Treasurer/Region Y Regional Project Director. 2014 Vice-Chair: Bryan Tate, Pennsylvania Central Corporate Board President. The 2014 Vice-Chair will serve as the 2015 TI Chairperson. Curriculum Team […]

HOBY Goes to China: 2014 Global Student Leaders Summit

The Guaranteed Acceptance Date is NOVEMBER 1st, 2014. This unique cross-cultural learning experience is truly a once in a lifetime adventure, available to you as an HOBY Alumni, as well as your friends (even if they didn’t attend a HOBY program). Participating students will have the opportunity to visit and discover ancient sites, bustling international […]