2013 Annual Meeting & Awards Recognition Event

We held our Annual Meeting and Awards Recognition event Thursday, March 21, 2013 at Broome-Tioga BOCES. It's opportunity to take a look back at the previous year and recognize the donors, agencies, businesses, and volunteers that make our work possible. Here are some of the highlights from the event:

Community Spirit Award
National Pipe and Plastic was recognized for five consecutive years of 100% employee participation in the United Way fundraising campaign.

Chairman’s Award 
The Chairman's award recognizes campaign coordinators that have managed employer campaigns with exemplary results.
Carrie Hyde, SOS Shelter
Dee Kline, Mental Health Association of the Southern Tier
Janet McHenry, Columbian Financial Group
Rangin Mohammadi, UPS Freight

Cabinet Award 
The Chairman's award recognizes campaign coordinators that have managed employer campaigns with outstanding results.

Jim Adamczak, UPS
Robin Fellows,  NBT Bank
Sue Gorman, Ametek Inc.
Donna Gould, Serafini Nissan-Volvo
Denise Kacher, Olum's
Suzanne Lewis-Mott, Johnson Outdoors, Inc.
Mary Middlebrook, Tracy Poplawski, Kathy Carney, and Kathy Grady, Coughlin & Gerhart, LLP
Neal Pennington, Fedex Corporation
Ron Skeels, Instron Corporation

Retiring Board and Cabinet Members
We also offered our sincere thanks to several dedicated volunteers who have offered up their time and talents to United Way of Broome County and have completed their terms of service:
Jim Silkworth who served on the Board of Directors since 2005, and as Board President the last 2 years
Merry Harris who served on the Board since 2006, and as Nominating Committee Chair the last 2 years
Jim Felmet who served on the Board since 2005
Suzanne Myette who served on the Board since 2006
Glenn Small who served as Chair of the Campaign Cabinet in 2012

View the image gallery for pictures of the event.