The 2019 Youth of the Year results are in.  We are pleased to announce and we congratulate Madeline Wright from the Boys & Girls Club of LA Harbor and Tili Rios from the Boys & Girls Club of West San Gabriel Valley are your CO-WINNERS!  CONGRATULATIONS!  Well Done.



The Los Angeles County Alliance for Boys & Girls Clubs “Youth of the Year” signature event is

March 21, 2019, at The ACE Hotel.

We are pleased to announce the 2019 Youth of the Year will take place on March 21, 2019 at the fabulous ACE HOTEL THEATRE in Los Angeles.

Once again the Alliance is creating a wonderful program for the Honorees to include speakers, presentations, corporate sponsors, and exciting entertainment.


We are currently accepting sponsorship opportunities to participate and to be included in the programming.  Don’t miss this chance to be a part of a fabulous program and to help guide our future leaders of tomorrow.

Your contribution can play an important part in the many wonderful success stories of youth whose lives were changed for the better with the help of our clubs.

  • Judging – Company representatives participation
  • Special Sessions –  Presentation of your company with nominees
  • On Stage – Can include appearance on stage
  • Co-Branding – Co-branded commercials/billboards
  • Company Profiled – Include your logo on our website and our social media platforms among all other promotional materials


This is an opportunity to take part in the Youth of the Year process.  The Alliance is busy arranging the schedule for nominee judging in 2019.  If you or your company is interested in participating in this critical and important process as a sponsor, please contact Mary Hewitt MHewitt@BeGreatLA.org to be considered for an appointment.

Contact us now for Sponsorship at YOY@GreatFuturesLA.org

Contact for Judging MHewitt@BegreatLA.org

For nearly 70 years, the Youth of the Year program has honored and celebrated the nation’s most inspiring teens and their incredible journeys. Stories of outstanding leadership, service, academic excellence and dedication to living a healthy lifestyle have made Youth of the Year America’s premier leadership and recognition program for teens. These amazing young people represent the voice and spirit of hope for America. Inspiring all kids to lead. To succeed. To inspire.

Every year the Los Angeles County Alliance for Boys & Girls Clubs holds its annual Youth of the Year Event.  We honor the 20 finalist in Los Angeles County and select two winners to move on to regional finals in hopes of becoming the National Youth of the Year.

To get involved in our production, sponsor, support, or scholarship programs, please email us at YOY@GreatFuturesLA.org

The requirements to be a “Youth of the Year” is focused on Academic Achievement, Community Service, Character, fitness and sports, providing a well-rounded exceptional candidate for higher education. We have 20 outstanding nominees.