Jose Herrera, a student at Silver Creek High School in San Jose, was recently presented with a $500 scholarship as the 2014 Bay Area Gift of Courage Scholarship Award winner. Jose’s dedication to family, classmates, and his future made him an easy choice. At the awards ceremony in San Francisco on February 20, during An Evening of Empowerment, Jose’s poignant story of family and friendship touched all in attendance, and illustrated why he is totally worthy of this award. The world’s future is in Jose’s capable hands and trustworthy heart. Way to go, Jose!