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Young achiever: Luke Fabisiak

| Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013, 9:00 p.m.
Luke Fabisiak

Age: 16

School: North Hills High School, junior

Residence: Ross

Family: Parents, Jim and Peggy

Noteworthy: Fabisiak was selected to attend the Hugh O'Brian Youth Leadership seminar this summer at Washington and Jefferson College. He spent three days at the seminar with many top students from around the region. He must follow up the seminar with 100 hours of community service to be completed by June 2014.

Background: Fabisiak volunteers at the Southwestern Veterans Center in Lincoln-Lemington, and for Meals on Wheels at the Berkeley Hills Lutheran Church in Ross. He has earned academic achievement awards from the North Hills Education Association.

Quote: “They were looking for someone with a big heart and good character, and I fit the bill, I guess. How you are as a person defines you.”

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