Honour Roll

Young Citizen of the Year Award - 2007

Danielle Fogarty

  • Danielle Fogarty - Young Citizen of the Year 2007Willoughby Youth Council since 2002
  • Current 2006-07 chairperson
  • Helped plan and implement a youth forum
  • Plan events for the youth lounge stage at the streetfair
  • Youth rep on Willoughby City Council’s Web review and communication working parties
  • Participated in Eco-Innovate 2003, a United Nations International young people’s conference on ecological sustainability
  • Studying a Bachelor of Arts (Human Geography)/Diploma of Education at Macquarie University
  • Invited to join the Golden Key International Honours Society
  • Part of the team that  placed 2nd in the state at the NSW Department of Education and Training “Envirothon” Fieldwork competition in 2003
  • Received Gold Duke of Edinburgh Award – which has involved 3 years of community services
  • One component of the award involved Danielle trekking in Nepal and spending a week in a remote village helping to lay the foundations of a new school building and teaching classes