For its second year, LYFEhouse Inc. is committed to showcasing young leaders who act as change agents and community leaders in the region. The Gainesville based non-profit is inviting the Alachua County community to elevate youth who embody the following positive character traits:

  • Responsibility 
  • Courage 
  • Empathy 
  • Discipline 
  • Confidence
  • Adaptability
  • Discipline 
  • Growth Oriented 
  • Humility 
  • Optimistic 
  • Resilient 
  • Service Oriented

Local businesses and individuals can get involved in this initiative by nominating or sponsoring a nomination. To nominate a youth who embodies one of the above traits, fill out the online nomination form located at by May 23, 2021. To sponsor an award contact LYFEhouse Founder Keira Simmonds.