BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - Kody Omphalius is a true renaissance teen, and is being recognized in Monday’s Student Spotlight. The Hamburg High School and Erie 1 BOCES student has managed to turn several challenging experiences into positives to help others.
Kody raises money for diabetes charities. He also joined the Hamburg Junior Firefighters program as a way to honor his father who passed away a few years ago.
He’s now a probationary member at Armor Volunteer Fire Department and is working toward his EMT certificate.
If you would like to help us recognize students in western New York who are making a difference, email us at WakeUp@wivb.com. Be sure to include a picture or video.