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Erin Alibrandi presents at HOBY International's Magic Makers

Erin Alibrandi presents at HOBY International's Magic Makers

HOBY ARIZONA ALUMNA WINS INAUGURAL NATIONAL BIG IDEA COMPETITION

PHOENIX, AZ– Erin Alibrandi, a 2016 Hugh O’Brian Youth Leadership (HOBY) Arizona Alumna of Gilbert, AZ, participated in the HOBY International’s Magic Makers’ event to win funding for her big idea, Helping Others Build Opportunities (HOBO) on November 20, 2016. Six finalists from around the country descended on Los Angeles, CA to complete for funding to support their big ideas. Alibrandi took first place and earned a $1,000 scholarship.