How Do I?
Click to Home
Go To Search
Photo Gallery
Citizen Service Center
Graphic Links

County News & Press Releases

Posted on: January 11, 2019

Press Release - Orange County Seeks Nominations for Garvis Huff Outstanding Youth and Youth Advocate

The Orange County Office on Youth is accepting nominations for the Garvis Huff Outstanding Youth and Youth Advocate Awards.

Eligible nominees include students from Grades 6-8 and from Grades 9-12, who have demonstrated community involvement which goes beyond academic and/or athletic achievements and contributions to our community. All qualified nominees will receive certificates and will be recognized at an awards ceremony at the Orange County High School auditorium on Tuesday, March 19, 2019. The nominees must be an Orange County resident and/or student at the time of their community involvement.

The Office on Youth is also accepting nominations for Outstanding Youth Advocate, which recognizes an individual who has demonstrated a commitment to improving the lives of Orange County youth. This person symbolizes the Youth Commission’s commitment to youth and the encouragement of citizen involvement with the youth in our community. Nominees must be 19 years or older and reside and/or work in Orange County.

Applications for nominations can be obtained at the Office on Youth, or online at Completed applications may be faxed, mailed, or e-mailed by contacting (540) 672-5484, extension 4, or

All nominations must be returned to the Office on Youth or postmarked by February 15, 2019.

For additional information or assistance, please contact the Office on Youth at (540) 672-5484.

View the Official Press Release