JA names their Humanitarian of the Year

By Colleen Donovan - bio | email

HATTIESBURG, MS. (WDAM) - Hattiesburg's Junior Auxiliary announced their 2010 Humanitarian of the Year Award Monday in Hattiesburg.

The women's organization dedication to helping children in need selected Jack Kennedy for this years honor.

Kennedy works with United Christian Ministries, a group that helps disadvantaged people through education, home repairs and basic life skills with a Christian message.

As the Junior Auxiliary's Humanitarian of the Year, Kennedy will have a 25-hundred dollar scholarship given to a high school senior in his honor and a five hundred dollar donation made to the charity of his choice.

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