PROVO — The Provo/Orem Chamber of Commerce will hold the annual Great Kids Awards today at 6:30 p.m. in the ballroom at the Provo City Library at Academy Square, 550 N. University Ave.

The event spotlights 60 outstanding elementary students in the Provo/Orem area that have overcome challenging circumstances and have a great attitude and outlook on life.

This year's event is sponsored by the Utah-based Agel Enterprises and Rocky Mountain Power. Professional football player Ryan Denney of the Buffalo Bills will be on hand to help present the awards and give each recipient an autographed football. Those in attendance will have the opportunity to hear inspirational stories of local elementary students in the area.