2002: Jackie D. Harris-Crayton

Jackie Harris-Crayton’s volunteer commitment to youth athletics was focused on the Greater East Austin Youth Association. She recruited players, coaches, and volunteers, organized Opening Day activities, banquets, fundraisers, banner and program designs, fundraising and Secretary duties. Her years of service have positively influenced well over 1000 youth and adults along with increasing volunteers by 75%. Her personal sacrifices for the betterment of youth collaboration with the GEAYA and the Austin Parks and Recreation Department include building team commitments, improving building facilitation, renovation of Little League field concession stands and helped restore the Annual Juneteenth Parade and Festival.