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Carter Boyd

Louisiana Young Heroes

Details

Collection:LPB

Genre: Awards

Place Covered: Shreveport, Caddo Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2009-06-14

Duration: 00:03:42

Subjects: Louisiana Young Heroes | Boyd, Carter

Contributors:

  • Hill, Vic Interviewee
  • Boyd, Carter Interviewee
  • Israel, Frank Interviewee
  • Dill, Karen Interviewee
  • Boyd, Bernadette Interviewee

Description

This segment from the 2009 Young Heroes Award Ceremony features a profile of honoree Carter Boyd, a freshman at Loyola College Prep in Shreveport. Boyd founded a program called BAGS (Be a Good Sport) to collect and distribute free athletic equipment to thousands of underprivileged children in the Shreveport area. He is also an honors student, an Eagle Scout, a member of the baseball team, and an altar server at his church.