Abaigeal and Madelyn Conway honored with Outstanding Adolescent award

CONCORD – Twin sisters from Amherst  were recently honored as a “Champion Child/Outstanding Adolescent” at a state-wide event honoring young people who overcome serious, chronic health conditions. Abaigeal and Madelyn Conway, high school juniors,  were nominated by Souhegan High School Nurse Denise Raymond for their spirit and resilience and then selected by the State Council for Youths with Chronic Conditions.  She …

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Olivia Bennett and Wyatt Paddock honored with Outstanding Adolescent award

CONCORD – Two Kearsarge Regional High School  were recently honored as a “Champion Child/Outstanding Adolescent” at a state-wide event honoring young people who overcome serious, chronic health conditions.   Eleventh grader Wyatt Paddock and 9th grader Olivia Bennett were nominated by School Nurse Lisa MacLean for their spirit and resilience and then selected by the State Council for Youths …

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Ryan Page honored with Champion Children award

CONCORD – A 13-year-old Seacoast boy was recently honored as a “Champion Child/Outstanding Adolescent” at a state-wide event honoring young people who overcome serious, chronic health conditions. Ryan Page was nominated by Astrid Wielens, of Zebra Crossings, for her spirit and resilience and then selected by the State Council for Youths with Chronic Conditions. She wrote …

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Katrina Gadwah wins Champion Children award

CONCORD – A 13-year-old Dover girl was recently honored as a “Champion Child/Outstanding Adolescent” at a state-wide event honoring young people who overcome serious, chronic health conditions. Katrina Gadwah was nominated by Astrid Wielens, of Zebra Crossings,  for her spirit and resilience and then selected by the State Council for Youths with Chronic Conditions. She wrote in her nomination: “Over the past …

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Tyler Carson wins Champion Children award

CONCORD – A Franklin  boy  was recently honored as a “Champion Child/Outstanding Adolescent” at a state-wide event honoring young people who overcome serious, chronic health conditions.   Tyler Carson was nominated by Sylvia Pelletier for his spirit and resilience and then selected by the State Council for Youths with Chronic Conditions.   She wrote in his nomination: “Tyler Carson experienced mobility limitations for years subsequent …

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Tucker Sharpe honored with Champion Children award

CONCORD – A 9-year-old Concord boy was recently honored as a “Champion Child/Outstanding Adolescent” at a state-wide event honoring young people who overcome serious, chronic health conditions. Tucker Sharpe was nominated by Rich Pezzillo, Executive Director of the New England Hemophilia Association (NEHA) for his spirit and resilience and then selected by the State Council for Youths with Chronic Conditions.  Rich wrote in …

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Nominations Sought for Champion Children Awards

The state Council for Youths with Chronic Conditions is seeking nominations for the annual “Champion Children and Outstanding Adolescents” awards.  The annual awards honor several children and teen-agers that despite having a chronic health condition live courageous, meaningful lives and demonstrate concern for others living with serious health issues. The recipients will be honored at a reception …

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Pinkerton Academy student honored as “Outstanding Adolescent”

CONCORD – A Pinkerton Academy student was recently honored as a “Champion Child/Outstanding Adolescent” at a state-wide event honoring young people who overcome serious, chronic health conditions.   Nicholas Plourde was nominated by School Counselor Chantel Vaillancourt for his spirit and resilience and then selected by the State Council for Youths with Chronic Conditions.   She wrote in his nomination: “Nicholas should be commended on how …

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Salem student honored as “Outstanding Adolescent”

CONCORD – A Salem student was recently honored as a “Champion Child/Outstanding Adolescent” at a state-wide event honoring young people who overcome serious, chronic health conditions. Mia Rose Quigley was nominated by Jill Prakop for her spirit and resilience and then selected by the State Council for Youths with Chronic Conditions.   She wrote in his nomination: “Mia is the epitome of courage. Every day she …

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Bedford Child honored with Champion Child Award

CONCORD – A Bedford child was recently honored as a “Champion Child/Outstanding Adolescent” at a state-wide event honoring young people who overcome serious, chronic health conditions. Emalie Harrington, of Bedford, was nominated by Christina D’Allesandro for her spirit and resilience and then selected by the State Council for Youths with Chronic Conditions.   She wrote in her nomination: “Emalie Harrington is a …

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