Cory Miles received the Marquette County Community Foundation's 2011 Youth Catalyst Award. He is pictured accepting the award from Bob Cowell, past chairman of the foundation. The foundation presents its Catalyst Awards to honor those who build community through philanthropy and volunteerism. Miles has created positive community change, not only in Marquette County but across Michigan. He is an active member of the Marquette Youth Advisory Committee, is a member of the Michigan Youth in Philanthropy project, has achieved excellence in music education leadership and is a black belt and a member of the Marquette Soo Bahk Do Academy. Miles is also a two-time recipient of the President's Volunteer Service Award.