COMMUNITY SERVICE HERO, ORGANIZATION
Lisa Busbee-Young, is the coach of the Oakland Starlings Volleyball program for girls. Its mission “encourages teamwork, health, positive life skills and academic achievement”. She states that there is “one important thing that we do: we talk to these kids about the fact that we’re really not all that different and that we have ways that we’re alike more than ways that we are different. We teach them that in the heat of battle, in the heat of life, when you’re a team, you really only have each other.” In its 13th year,
Oakland Starlings is our Community Service, Organization, Hero!