Youth nominee

Peninsula youth Lee Fanelli is among the nominees for a YouthNOW Award.

The North Saanich middle school student is up for the award which will be handed out during a gala May 6 at Royal Oak middle school.

YouthNOW Awards have been held for 13 years to celebrate the accomplishments of outstanding youth from across the Capital Regional District. Since its  inception, the YouthNOW Awards have recognized more than 650 young people aged 11 to 29.