Teen Essay Contest

Thank you to everyone who submitted an essay for our 2018 Teen Essay Contest. Below are all of this years entries. We hope you enjoy them as much as we do. 


High School

1st Place – Victoria Buterbaugh – 6th Time’s a Charm

2nd Place – Hailey Wiggins – Rare but There

3rd Place – Anna McDermatt – My Superhero

Middle School

1st Place – Peter Anzideo – My Dad and Cancer

2nd Place – Alvaro Urizar – How I saw my mom become the 1st peron to get cancer in the family

3rd Place – Mae Harvey – I Get By With Help of My Friends


Other Entries

Amanda White – In Memory of Patricia

Anna Fonarov – The Big C

Griffin Smith – Battle Against Cancer

Catherine Gruber – The Man I Wish I Met

Kayla Day – Sarah’s Story

Sharyn Mendes – A Life Changed Forever

Kelley Segrest – Grandpop Dying