310.450.8338, ext. 229 09 DEC 2009
SAMOHI Senior wins teen nick halo award
Megan Kilroy, a senior at
The awards ceremony, during which three other teens will be receiving a HALO Award, will be aired on Friday, December 11 at 5:00pm (PST) on TeenNick, followed by an encore performance at 9:00pm on Nick at Nite.
Kilroy was awarded $20,000, half of which will go towards her college education and the other half to help continue her work with Samohi’s Team Marine.
This is the
first year for the TeenNick HALO Awards. They are given to teenagers in the
To learn more about Megan Kilroy and her work with Samohi’s Team Marine, visit her TeenNick profile at http://www.teennick.com/halo/winners.php?id=2. Team Marine has also received a My Better Lifestyle Award from teh Los Angeles Lakers and East West Bank (http://www.nba.com/lakers/community/0910_better_lifestyle.html) and the Climate Community Award (http://www.theclimatecommunity.com/2009/11/climate-community-citizen-of-the-week-award-teammarine/). Team Marine has a website at http://www.taemmarine.org and a new blog at http://teammarine.blogspot.com/. They are also on Facebook (http://www.facebook.com/pages/Team-Marine/110433086967) and Twitter (http://twitter.com/teammarine).
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