Congratulations to junior Cynthia Y. Blaney who received the CNJ Distinguished Teen Award, Community Service Award, and the 11th Grade Academic Award at the 68th Annual Jack and Jill of America Inc. Teen Conference. The event took place from April 5 - 8 at The Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center in National Harbor, Maryland. Cynthia's awards were presented by National Vice President Danielle Brown, National Editor Tanya Hand, Eastern Regional Director Mondi Kumbula-Fraser, Regional Teen President Audrey Watt, and members of the Jack and Jill of America Executive Board.
The purpose of the Teen Conference is to create a forum that enables teens to engage in leadership development activities, including educational, cultural, recreational and philanthropic programs. Nearly 1,300 teens attended this event across eight different East Coast States.