Meet Shakhari Edwards, a. 4.0 senior at North-Grand High School. She was named Boys & Girls Clubs of Chicago’s 2014 Youth of the Year at an awards ceremony on March 4. A National Honor Society Member, Shakhari also served as president of both the Torch and Keystone Clubs at the Daniel A. Cotter Club. Click the photo to learn more about Shakhari and the seven other outstanding Youth of the Year finalists who mesmerized more than 1,100 guests with their courage and strength.