Allison Yamamoto

The ICL has won numerous awards and accolades from around the world, including:

award logo  2015
Rowan Blanchard nominated for 2015 Feminist Celebrity of the Year by Ms. Foundation for Women and Cosmopolitan

award logo  2014
The ICL became a fully accredited high school, allowing its mission to expand to hundreds more inspired student leaders.
The ICL opened the ICL Academy for Film and Performing Arts in Los Angeles, CA.

award logo  2013
The ICL opened the ICL Champions Academy in East Harlem, New York.

award logo  2011, 2012 & 2013
The ICL taught its leadership curriculum to hundreds of students throughout the summer. Thousands of lives were touched in over 30 countries by ICL service projects.

award logo  2010
The ICL launched a leadership academy designed to teach social entrepreneurship skills in New York, Vancouver, and Los Angeles.

award logo  2009
Awarded International Humanitarian service prize for ICL work in Costa Rica.

award logo  2008
Brought the first student delegation to Saudi Arabia speaking at the King Faisal Academy and meeting with then governor of Riyadh, now current King of Saudi Arabia, to discuss humanitarian and environmental issues facing the next generation.

award logo  2007
The ICL opened the Nasdaq Stock Exchange in Times Square.

award logo  2006
The ICL won the Dale Earnhardt Award for outstanding community leadership and service work.


award logo  2005
The ICL helped rebuild ten schools devastated by the tsunami in Thailand.

award logo  2004
Awarded the prince of Wales service prize.
Six consecutive youth summits at the United Nations with over 20 UN ambassadors participating.

award logo  2002
Won the coveted Hagarth Award for Peace.



award logo  2001-2010
Selected as a UN partner organization for Outstanding Youth Leadership.