Upstate Alum Honored with Award for Civic Leadership, Community Change

March 25, 2015 at 2:37 pm

Victor Durrah Jr. ’07 has been recognized for his work to provide positive role models for young people.

The Cowpens native was honored Tuesday by the Spartanburg County Foundation with the Mary L. Thomas Award for Civic Leadership and Community Change. The award was presented at the Spartanburg Marriott.

Durrah, 31, senior executive with the Daniel Morgan District of Boy Scouts of America and executive director of Brothers Restoring Urban Hope (BRUH), was chosen by the selection committee from numerous nominees for his efforts to connect disadvantaged children and teens to positive role models.

A story about Durrah is featured in the Herald-Journal.