On FebRUARY 9, 2017 five hundred guests came together to celebrate our incredible Youth of the Year. 

Check out the videos below to experience the celebration!

2017 Youth of the Year Recap

Executive Director Peter Fortenbaugh explains the BGCP mission

Sheryl Sandberg kicked off the night with a few words on resilience and the importance of supporting BGCP students

 

View all five Youth of the Year Finalists’ speeches

Rebeca Solares 2017 Youth of the Year Speech

Max Chaudhary 2017 Youth of the Year Speech

Jose Luis Contreras 2017 Youth of the Year Speech

Malia Langi 2017 Youth of the Year Speech

Elihu David Moran 2017 Youth of the Year Speech