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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 […]

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 […]

#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 […]

In Loving Memory of Hugh O’Brian

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 […]

Reblog! NATIONAL CONVENTION: A HOBY PERSPECTIVE

Sunshine Navarro Shively, HOBY’s Registration and Outreach Manager, attended the 2016 National Phi Sigma Pi Convention in Kansas City, MO. She wrote about her experience for their blog which was originally published August 28, 2016 · by Phi Sigma Pi National Honor Fraternity · in #psp100, #pspnc16, Centennial, Events, HOBY · … From the moment I […]

HOBY and Phi Sigma Pi Connect at Regional Conferences

Throughout the months of March and April, HOBY partner Phi Sigma Pi conducted regional conferences with their chapter members and alumni nationwide.  HOBY was represented at each of the 21 conferences, where our volunteers and staff were able to present about HOBY and address questions from participants.  Two of HOBY’s most enthusiastic and seasoned volunteers, Donna DiIanni and […]

Global Youth Service Day

Established in 1988, Global Youth Service Day (GYSD) celebrates and mobilizes the millions of young people who improve their communities through service. GYSD is celebrated each year in more than 135 countries, with young people working together to address the world’s most critical issues and change their communities. Join the Movement.  GYSD is the largest service event […]