Story last updated at 3:04 p.m. Thursday, June 27, 2002

Contributions appreciated
Dear Editor,

Choices for Teens would like to thank the following organizations for their generous support by hosting the events for our fourth annual Youth Appreciation Week, June 24-29: Community Schools for hosting the Carnival and other events at the high school, for helping to coordinate the entire week and for financial support; Pratt Museum for hosting the Wilderness Hike/Scavenger Hunt; Homer Council on the Arts for hosting the Sand Sculpting Contest at the Beach Party; Skate Association for hosting Skate Day; Boys & Girls Club for hosting an open house; and Fish and Game for hosting Fish for Fun at the reservoir. As you can see, this is a community collaborative event full of fun activities throughout the week that are for the whole family and free.

We would like to thank the following organizations for their contributions, as well: Homer Emblem Club for their kind financial donation, Fred Meyer for gift certificates for product, Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies for donated product for prizes, and Homer Chamber of Commerce for donated product for prizes.

Thank you for your dedication to showing youth that they are valued and appreciated.

Michaela Thompson, administrative assistant

Choices For Teens Inc.