The Distinguished Young Woman of Pennsylvania for 2022 is Avia Weber, from Hellertown.
Avia’s achievements include: Kukkiwon Certified Black Belt in Taekwondo • Coca-Cola Scholars Semifinalist • 4 time Gold President's Volunteer Service Award RecipientAward • 1st Place Attollo Startup Pitch Competition • NMSI AP STEM Star Award • President's Education Awards: Outstanding Academic Excellence Award • Kode with Klossy Scholarship Recipient • Fifth Third Bank’s Respect & Inclusion Award • Colonial League 300 Meter Hurdle Qualifier • American Legion Award
In addition, Avia’s activities include: Tae Kwon Do • S.P.I.R.I.T. Council • Varsity Debate Team • Global Scholars • Student Government Association • Model UN • Cross Country • Scholastic Scrimmage • Track & Field • Musical Theatre
The Made of More Project: Founder & President (2019-pres.) • Camelot for Children: Junior Board Secretary(2019-'22) and Volunteer(2015-pres.) • Saucon Valley MiniTHON: Class Head & Student Leadership Council (2018-pres.) • The Kindness Project: A Foster Care Resource: Volunteer (2021-pres.) • Annual #Run4Adoption 5k Fundraiser