O’Brien House extends our gratitude and thanks to all who joined us for the 2018 Annual Breakfast…
Congratulations, 2018 Essay Contest Winners!
The following winners will be featured on our YouTube Channel and here on our website. They were presented with prizes at our annual breakfast on Friday, September 21st, 2018.
The first place winners each read their winning essay, and the room was flooded with emotion as they captivated us all with each spoken word.
Judges select the winners anonymously and are unaware of the essayists name, sex, age, hometown, or school.
High School Contest
First Place: Jessica Wilhelm, 12th Grade, Baton Rouge Magnet High School
Second Place: Nora Scott, 12th Grade, Baton Rouge Magnet High School
Third Place: Desirae Gardner, 12th Grade, Saint Amant High School
Adults in Recovery Contest
First Place: Beverly Brooks Thompson
Second Place: Abril “Grace” Alello
Third Place: Stephanie King
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