An Annual Benefit for Launch Leadership and a Celebration of the Brightest Young Leaders in Our Community
The money we raised together is equivalent to 130 new delegates experiencing Summer Workshop. Thank you!
We raised more than $65,000 at Fire & Fuzzies! That’s incredible. Thanks so much for partnering with us! We're changing our community by believing in and inspiring one student at a time.View Gallery
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From the program...
Workshop delegate and Omaha North student, Alana Buna, showcased her incredible talent of dance onstage at the Rococo. She also shared insight into how Launch has made a life changing difference in her life over the past six years.
We’re so proud of her and know you are too. Here’s an excerpt from her talk:
Named for Ron Joekel, a life-long educator and pioneer in youth leadership development and student council development, this award honors someone who is a champion of leadership development in the classroom or community.
Tracy is an Educator and Administrator, Hospice Volunteer, and Foster Mother. She selflessly and effortlessly recognizes the most positive aspects in others. With a nearly tangible joyous light—a fire —Tracy reveals to those around her why we are unique, beautiful and amazing. She makes us laugh. She shares love. She shows us how to lead. She reminds us we are good, and she makes us want to be better. Congratulations Tracy!