Archdiocese of Santa Fe Catholic Youth of the Year
Sofia Ibarra and Joshua Ortiz
Peer Leaders of Our Lady of Guadalupe Youth Ministry
Ms. Ibarra has been actively involved in Youth Ministry for over 3 years and Music Ministry for 2+ years.
She is a loving, caring, faith filled peer leader.
Sofia makes the time to support her youth ministry team. She is always ready to serve those in need and to help with parish events.
She has attend the Archdiocesan Catholic Christian Leadership Institute & Search for Christian Maturity Retreat, deanery retreats and parish retreats. Also has been involved in liturgical services and service project.
Sofia is a hard working young person who is dedicated to her Catholic community.
Mr. Ortiz has been actively involved in faith formation and Youth Ministry throughout elementary and high school years.
He has served in several parish, deanery and diocesan retreats, Archdiocesan Christian Leadership Institute, Evangelization Conference and the Middle and High School Youth Conferences. In addition, several parish liturgical services and service projects.
Joshua always makes the time to support the youth ministry team. Even with his busy school schedule, he is willing to help with parish activities, to serve those in need, and support our youth ministry events.