Annual Banquet 2013 - Mar 7, 2013

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The agency's annual banquet, held on March 4, 2013, was a success! Over 400 people attended this annual event.

Hosted by Local 12 meteorologist John Gumm, the banquet  took place at the Mayerson Jewish Community Center, the first time for that location.

Friends from Melodic Connections and Catholic Residential Services Choir performed music and dancing numbers for entertainment. Mr. Gumm passed out awards and interviewed winners.

Silent auction baskets and raffle prizes were the hit of the evening, raising over $2000.

Here's a list of the winners:

Sue G. Breiner Self Advocacy                                        Kasey McCarthy, Kindness Collaboration Project

Shelley F. Goering Family Advocacy                           Kathleen Cail, Starfire Board of Directors

Julie A. Holt Health Care Professional                       Will Latham, Home Health Care Aide

Thomas H. Kidd Award of Excellence                         Easter Seals TriState

J. Lajuana Miller Community Inclusion                      Melodic Connections

Cheryl Phipps Speaking Up Award                             Vonceil Brown, Starfire U

Joanne Schreiner Outstanding Achievement            Peter Bloch, Executive Vice President, Easter Seals TriState

Lynn K. Sundermann Personal Achievement            Vicki Raabe, UCP & Clovernook Center

Stu Warshauer Volunteerism                                     Mount Notre Dame Youth Council

Thanks to everyone who attended!