2014 Recipient Dania Carillo


The recipient of this year’s award is Dania Carrillo, who will be receiving $12,000 to help her with her UBC Engineering tuition.

Among her worthwhile accomplishments was a term as City of Vancouver Social Policy Intern. She also serves on the Board of Directors and Youth Advisory Chair on the McCreary Society (not-for-profit agency committed to improving the health of BC youth), served as a Coordinator at the Youth Against Racism and Classism Conference.

In addition, she has been a Vancouver District School Council representative, a presenter at the UNESCO Cities Fit for Children Conference and currently serves as a School Peer Counsellor and Volunteer at the Hispanic Cultural Ministry.