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2015 Community Awards Celebration in Atlantic and Cape May Counties

Tue, April 19, 2016

Thank you volunteers!

Rick Mazer, John Emge, John Lynch, Jose Diaz and Alex Marino

Thank you for joining us at the 2015-16 Community Awards Celebration in Atlantic and Cape May Counties, to recognize the outstanding efforts of our volunteers and community partners who have made the commitment to change lives and strengthen our local community through their collective time, talent and treasure. Special thanks to our host Harrah’s Resort Atlantic City.

This year we are pleased to honor:

George F. Lynn Volunteer of the Year

Presented to an individual who has demonstrated outstanding volunteerism and an extraordinary commitment to the community through United Way
  • José Diaz, Caesars Entertainment

Community Champion for Impact

Presented to an individual or company that has demonstrated an exceptional commitment to advancing the common good through collaboration and service
  • John Lynch, Greater Wildwoods Tourism Improvement and Development Authority (GWTIDA) & Founder of Lunch with Lynch

United Way Community Champion

An award presented to recognize a company's exceptional commitment to the community through service and support
  • South Jersey Industries

Alan Angelo Employee Campaign Coordinators of the Year Award

This award recognizes an employee campaign chair who has achieved exceptional results
  • Patricia Fineran and Van Fulcher, Golden Nugget
  • Michele Vizthum, Press of Atlantic City
  • Rebecca Lafferty, Cooper Levenson

Outstanding Campaigns

  • Univers Workplace Solutions
  • Resorts Atlantic City
  • Cooper Levenson
  • South Jersey Aids Alliance
  • Capaldi Reynolds & Pelosi, PA
  • DRBA – Delaware River and Bay Authority

Henry Wise Community Advocate Award

Presented to an individual who has demonstrated an unselfish dedication to advancing the common good through collaboration and service
  • Perry Mays, Coalition for a Safe Community

Henry J. Remeis Agency Executive Director of the Year Award

Presented to an agency director who has demonstrated good agency management, remarkable leadership among peers and partnership with United Way
  • Julie Drew, Executive Director, AtlantiCare Behavioral Health

View photos form the event here.