Terrace resident Aizlyn Auckland was recently honoured at the Yes I Can! awards ceremony.
The Council for Exceptional Children honors 27 students with disabilities who have excelled, and Auckland was awarded in the community service category.
Auckland won the international award for her dedicated efforts in educating others about disabilities.
Her repertoire includes a custom power point about disabilities she shows elementary school students and guest lectures for pediatric nursing students at the University of Northern British Columbia.