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Sarah Hoffman (1996)

Louisiana Young Heroes



Genre: Awards

Place Covered: Shreveport, Caddo Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1996-06-20

Duration: 00:03:44

Subjects: Louisiana Young Heroes | Hoffman, Sarah | People with disabilities


  • Courtney, Beth Host
  • Botts, Bonny Host
  • Hoffman, Sarah Interviewee
  • Taylor, Elizabeth Interviewee
  • Dunn, Marsha Interviewee


This segment from the 1996 Young Heroes Award Ceremony features a profile of honoree Sarah Hoffman, a student at Byrd Magnet High School in Shreveport. Hoffman was born with no arms and unusable lower limbs. She has worked tirelessly to help open doors for other physically challenged people in her area. Host: Beth Courtney Host: Bonny Botts