Luke Kratz Receives High School Guidance Caring Award


Lion's Roar Staff, Writer

High School North senior Luke Kratz was recognized for receiving the High School Guidance Caring Award. Luke was chosen to represent his school community for demonstrating exceptional caring and compassion to a cause, group, or program during his high school career. Luke was also asked to create and prepare a 1- 2 minute video highlighting the reason they were selected.

According to, The Caring Awards promote and honor acts of caring and humanitarian service around the country and internationally.

Throughout the year, the organization receives nominations for individuals and corporations who have made contributions of significant impact to society. Honoring adult, young adult and corporate awardees and promote their commitment to others.

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