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The Spirit of Youth radio series reaches nearly 100 Alaska communities and 94,000 listeners. Learn more about Alaska's inspirational teens and listen to their stories online.


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Join us for the 2024 Spirit of Youth Awards!

March 25, 2024

Join us as we recognize the recipients of the 2024 Spirit of Youth Awards! In its 26th year, the recognition ceremony will take place on Saturday, April 13, 5:00pm at the Heritage Theatre at 49th State (717 W 3rd, Anchorage, Alaska). READ MORE to learn about this year’s winners and to purchase tickets to the event!

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