About 100 people attended Cho’s Academy third annual tae kwon do awards banquet and fundraiser, which last month received $3,870 in contributions for the Red Cross.
Founder Jacob Cho praised participants in the academy’s student-run Youth Outreach Initiative, intended to develop their skills, awareness and responsibility as well as help charities. They included Joe Laptin, Jean Vergara, William Michelson, Nathan Houlas, Dolce Sara and Conor Farley.
Also singled out were academic achievers Dolce Sara, Brayden Jenson, Vincent Ewing, Shayne Corritori, Sterling Radisay, Nicholas and Alexandra Ushiyama, Caden Sprinkle, Jimmy Shea, Jacob Burdiek, Alyssa Sladeck, Ian Ekvall and Rex Bradshaw.
Other awards went to Brayden Jenson, Maverick Maltin, Sterling Radisay, Luke Machin, Shayne Corritori and Dolce Sara.