West Student Recognized for Volunteer Service


High School West senior Alexandra Baffo has been honored for her volunteer service with a President’s Volunteer Service Award, which recognizes those who have volunteered significant amounts of time to serve their communities. It is granted by the Prudential Spirit of Community Awards program on behalf of President Obama.

The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards is presented to middle level and high school students across the U.S. for their outstanding volunteer service. By putting a spotlight on their volunteer activities, the hope is to motivate other students to contribute to their community.

For all of her volunteer work, Alexandra was named a One to Watch for May by Newsday. To read more about why she was selected, click here.