Isabella Gunther-Chavez

Those that know Bella can attest to her kind heart and caring nature. She lifts others up with a kind words, a helping hand, or by simply being a good listener and confidant. At South Anchorage High School, Bella has continued to serve as a student leader. She served as Freshman Class Vice President last year and was elected to serve as Commissioner of Community Service her Sophomore year. Bella was also elected to serve as a representative to a the Anchorage School District Student Advisory Board last year and this year she is serving on the Executive Board as the Public Relations Officer. Most recently Bella was asked to serve as a Youth Ambassador for the Equal Rights Commission.

  • Home Town Anchorage
  • School District Anchorage School District
  • Award Category Role Model

Sarah Kim

Sarah Kim is the founder and facilitator of Music for Hearts, an organization that brings musically devout teens together to play instruments and sing at senior care centers and facilities. She is first year member of the Youth Alliance for a Healthier Alaska, where she engages full-heartedly with kindness and compassion and everything that she does. Her thoughtful guidance and tireless support of youth mental health in Alaska inspired her to invest her passion back into the community.

  • Home Town Anchorage
  • School District Anchorage
  • Award Category Humanitarian