2009 New Mexico
Youth of the Year Banquet

Congratulations to Aubrey Maslen, from the Boys & Girls Club of Farmington,

who was selected as the 2009 New Mexico Youth of the Year!

 

Congratulations to Desiree Garcia, from the Pueblo of Pojoaque Boys & Girls Club,

who was selected as the 2009 New Mexico Junior Youth of the Year!


Thanks to everyone who participated in this year's Youth of the Year Banquet!


Especially our Master of Ceremonies Ms. Shonetta Henry, 2008 BGCA National Youth of the Year, the Color Guard from Vietnam Vets of America, Northern New Mexico Chapter #996, Factory Fireworks, our performers of the evening, Ms. Candace Vargas, Ms. Arianna Rodriguez, and Mr. Jose Castellano, the Pueblo of Pojoaque Tribal Youth Dancers, and the Baile Illusion Folklorico Dancers.

 

Thanks to all the clubs from across New Mexico who sent their candidates for Youth of the Year and Junior Youth of the Year:Boys & Girls Club of Aztec, Boys & Girls Club of Carlsbad, Cannon Air Force Base Youth Center, Boys & Girls Club of Farmington, Holloman Air Force Base Youth Center, Mescalero Apache Boys & Girls Club, Boys & Girls Clubs of Northern New Mexico, Boys & Girls Clubs of Otero County, Pueblo of Pojoaque Boys & Girls Club, and the Boys & Girls Clubs of Santa Fe.