It's the 20th annual Yakima Youth Awards. If you know a child between the ages of 5 and 19 who deserves recognition, please nominate them!

Emphasis will be given to nominees whose contribution was made between Jan. 1, 2012 and Dec. 31, 2012. The contribution of the individual or group nominated must be in Yakima County.

Nominations will be accepted until Mar. 15. Nominations can be mailed to:

Yakima Youth Awards
407 S. 25th Ave.
Yakima, wA 98902

Include all contact information and as much detail on what the nominee has done.

The honoring ceremony is Apr. 8 at 6:30 p.m. at the Davis High School auditorium.

For information or if you need a form, call 509-248-4848 or email