Gymnastic Gold Medalist Laurie Hernandez Joins AEB Search for Incredible Kids


The American Egg Board has launched another search for the country’s most incredible kid. Back for its second year, the You’re Incredible Because… Contest is looking for kids engaging in socially beneficial projects in their schools and communities, excelling in sports or extracurricular activities or raising money for those in need.


“We were so impressed by all of the inspiring entries we received during last year’s contest, we knew we had to bring it back for a second year,” said Anne L. Alonzo, president and CEO of the American Egg Board. “We are proud to play a role in supporting these incredible kids, as well as by providing nutritious and delicious food, on behalf of America’s egg farmers, to keep them fueled throughout the day.”


Laurie Hernandez will be the official spokesperson of the You’re Incredible Because… campaign and contest. She stated “I’m excited to continue my partnership with the American Egg Board for this year’s search for the next incredible kid,” She added “I personally understand how important it is to recognize children for their accomplishments, especially for the seemingly small actions that can lead to a big difference.”

Entries submitted between now and May 7, 2018 will be eligible for the grand prize: $2,500 for the incredible kid, $2,500 for the incredible kid’s school, a prize pack and special feature on and The Incredible Egg’s social channels.