Atlantic senior Grace Cenat won a $300 third place award in the American Association of Caregiving Youth's second annual essay contest. Last year’s winner, Atlantic graduate Kelsy Timot, shared her story at he Sept. 18 award reception at the Boca Raton Resort & Club.
The American Association of Caregiving Youth® (AACY) is a Florida-based non-profit corporation that began serving the greater Boca Raton community in 1998. Today AACY is the only organization of its kind in the US that addresses the issues of children who provide care for ill, injured, elderly or disabled family members. Its Caregiving Youth Project works in partnership with the Palm Beach County School District.