The City of Monte Sereno congratulates Los Gatos High School student Maya Segev on being selected as winner of the 2022 Monte Sereno Social Justice Award.
The Monte Sereno Youth Commission chartered the Monte Sereno Social Justice Award to recognize students working to support human rights and bring social change in their communities. The winner is selected annually in the month of May by the Monte Sereno Youth Commission.
Maya Sergev works with Team Belong, a collaborative of faculty and students who work to establish social justice and positive change on school campus. Additionally, Maya is a social media and communications intern at Peninsula Bridge, a non-profit dedicated to helping challenged low-income youth with education and personal aspirations. Maya also spoke at the March Against Hate Rally in Los Gatos in November of 2021.
Maya has chosen NextDoor Solutions to Domestic Violence as her recipient organization. The City of Monte Sereno will donate $1,000 to NextDoor Solutions on behalf of Maya Sergey for her outstanding efforts binging social change.
Great work Maya!