Ivory Gerhardt-Cyrus

In 2014, Ivory Gerhardt-Cyrus started a youth group called OPT IN Kiana with money she obtained through a Stand Up Speak Up grant. OPT IN Kiana recognizes that everyone has value and seeks to engage youth who are often excluded from school activities.

  • Home Town Kiana
  • School District Northwest Arctic Borough School District
  • Award Category Overcoming Challenges, Service To Peers