Grand Finale Highlights

Thank you to all those who supported our 27 candidate teams through silent auction, making a general donation and attending our virtual gala! Congratulations again to our 27 candidate teams and 400 team members on raising a recording breaking $960,000 towards our mission.

The 2021 Students of the Year Winner: Team Lookout Leukemia

Team Lookout Leukemia

The 2021 Students of the Year Runner Up: Team Overcome

Team Overcome


Volunteerism Award Recipients: Lilly Patterson and Alice Schubert

                                                           Lilly Patterson Alice Schubert      

Team Fundraising Team Member: Lily Botros


Lily Botros

$50K Teams:

  • Team Lookout Leukemia
  • Team Overcome
  • Team Victory in the Ville
  • Team Hudson Explorers
  • Team Pioneer for the Cure
  • Team In the Arena
  • Team Hope 

Congratulations to Kailey Wilson!

Congratulations to our SOY RGV 2021 Student of the Year, Kailey Wilson! Kailey and her team raised $45,000 for the fight against blood cancers. Kailey was running in honor of her grandfather. Amazing job, Kailey!!!

Congratulations to Mitchell Patterson

Congratulations to the 2021 San Antonio Student of the Year, Mitchell Patterson, and his team, Team Alamo! This group of hardworking students raised over $140,000 to support the fight against blood cancers! Thank you for all of your hard work - you are amazing!

Grand Finale Celebration

Submitted by cairnsj on Wed, 02/24/2021 - 17:47

Please join us to celebrate the amazing accomplishments of the Students of the Year Class of 2021! If you'd like to be included in our invitation list, please email

Campaign Kickoff!

Submitted by cairnsj on Wed, 02/24/2021 - 17:44

Join us as we celebrate the start of our 2021 Students of the Year campaign in the Kansas City area! To sign up to attend, send an email to, SOY Campaign Development Manager.