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2015 OYA 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. Do you know of a notable alumna/us or have news of your own to share? E-mail us at alumni@hoby.org. HOBY Outstanding Young Alumni Award The HOBY Outstanding Young Alumni Award was created to […]

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 […]

Apply for the Disney Friends for Change Grant!

Hey HOBY… Looking for some funding to apply for a project? Check out this OUTSTANDING opportunity from Disney Friends for Change! Apply by February 18 and don’t forget to tell us what you plan to do for Global Youth Service Day in the comments! Disney Friends for Change Grants offer young change-makers $500 to gather […]

VOLUNTEER SPOTLIGHT- This is Cameron!

Name: Cameron Bridges-Harp AGE: 27 years old STATE: HOBY Georgia YEARS WITH HOBY: 10 Years volunteering with HOBY Tell us who you are in “real life”: I am a sales professional for Recall Corporation, an innovative leader in information management.  I just celebrated my 1 year anniversary with my wonderful spouse; we have 2 beautiful […]

EARTH DAY

It’s EARTH DAY today! Like we said on our FACEBOOK post, We are loving the #GlobalSelfie thing going on with NASA. Anyone, anywhere on the globe, can participate by posting a “selfie” with their local environment as a backdrop. Post your photo to Twitter, Instagram or Google+ using the hashtag #GlobalSelfie. Photos tagged #GlobalSelfie will be used to […]

VOLUNTEER SPOTLIGHT– This is Matthew

  Name:  Matthew Markulis Age:  28 State:  California HOBY Los Angeles Years Volunteering with HOBY: 11 Tell us who you are in “real life” (what do you do/study/etc): In “real life”, I am the Leadership Seminar Chair for HOBY LA :).  When I’m not doing the work of HOBY LA, I work for Apple Inc. […]

Megan Alexander to Emcee NY HOBY GALA

“INSIDE EDITION” Correspondent and HOBY Alumna, Megan Alexander (Washington, ’97) will be the Master of Ceremonies for the Annual Albert Schweitzer Leadership Awards Dinner on May 5th, 2014 at The Plaza in New York City. Megan is one of the youngest rising stars in the television news industry. At a young age she is already on […]

WLC Registration Is Open!

Enroll Now!! This week long program, the 2014 World Leadership Congress will take place July 19 – July 26 at Loyola University Chicago. During the week participants will interact with leaders from all walks of life, participate in thought-provoking workshops, work together at community service projects, collaborate with their team members to achieve common goals […]

A Hug Means more than you think

With Valentine’s Day and ALA both this coming weekend, we thought we’d  highlight the HOBY HUG!  There is no better gift for the HOBY Ambassador, Volunteer or Friend in your life than a HOBY HUG. It shows your support of their accomplishments and dedication to leadership while supporting HOBY programs. What is  HOBY HUG? While […]