On March 3-5, thirteen RCMS Student YMCA members did a great job representing the country of South Africa at the Kentucky United Nations Assembly in Louisville. The delegation included (front row): Levi Lovell, Brock Mason, Lila Holt, Emma Ballinger, Jackson Vanhook, Mya Hunt. (Back row): Ryder Robinson, Ford Lovell, Kaden Kidwell, Carson King, Marcos Benge, Robert Reams, and Bailey Bullock.
Lila Holt, Emma Ballinger, Mya Hunt, Kaden Kidwell, Carson King, and Bailey Bullock performed on the International Stage and were recognized for their Outstanding Performance.
Lila Holt was recognized as an Outstanding Speaker and Emma Ballinger received an Outstanding Ambassador award.
Lila Holt and Mya Hunt’s resolution to combat poaching was passed in summit and endorsed by the Secretary General. The delegation also received an honorable mention for their native cultural attire.
The RCMS delegation was recognized as the most Outstanding Country Representation at the conference. Thank you to Mrs. Hannah Laswell and Ms. Brittany Adams for their work with the students and a special “thank you” to Ms. Cassie Smith who devoted many afterschool hours to planning and preparation for KUNA. They couldn’t have done this without her.