PEMBROKE PARK, Fla. -

Local 10, ABC and Youth Service America are teaming up to show how small actions can add up to big changes.

In the "Making a Difference" Awards, Local 10 and ABC will be giving out $1,000 grants to kids who are youth leaders in their communities.

5 winners will be chosen from the South Florida area.

The grants will be used to fund projects already started by the children (ages 5-18) that a deemed to be important components of our community.

Youth Service America supports a global culture of engaged youth committed to a lifetime of service, learning, leadership and achievement.

To win, kids need to fill out an application describing their project and what type of impact they hope to make.

Applications are being accepted until August 18, 2013 and the winners will be announced in September.

Entering is easy, just CLICK HERE and good luck!