Local Teen Receives Excellence in Community Service Award

Jordan Bayang
Jordan Bayang

WAIKIKI (KHNL) -- A 9th grader at Hoala School was selected to receive the Excellence in Community Service Award.

Jordan Bayang was recognized for his outstanding community service from the Hawaii State National Society Daughters of the American Revolution at the 2008 Award Luncheon in Waikiki Saturday.

Bayang demonstrated a high level of compassion and dedication in wanting to serve the community through volunteer projects.

He has read stories to preschool children, collected clothing for a local shelter, picked up trash, educated residents and visitors about the green sea turtle and other volunteer activities throughout the state.

Bayang is one of two State NSDAR Community Service winners this year.