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2021 Award Winners

National Robert M. Coard Innovation Award

John J. Drew, Action for Boston Community Development (ABCD), Boston, MA

National Lyndon Baines Johnson Leadership Award

Olisha Sawyer, STOP Inc, Virginia Beach, VA

National Sargent Shriver Personal Achievement Award

Jamie Roach, Nominated by Lakes & Prairies Community Action Partnership, Moorhead, MN

National Drum Major for Justice Award

Gwendolyn VanSant, Nominated by Berkshire Community Action Council, Pittsfield, MA

National Community Action Volunteer Recognition Award

Rhonda D. Johnson, Nominated by Rural Alaska Community Action Program, Inc., Anchorage, AK

National Advocacy Award

Maria Steen, Lakes & Prairies Community Action Partnership, Moorhead, MN

The Promise in Action Award

Action Pathways, Inc., Fayetteville, NC

The Promise in Action Award

KCEOC Community Action Partnership, Barbourville, KY

National Community Action Corporate Partnership Award

Greylock Federal Credit Union, Nominted by Berkshire Community Action Council, Pittsfield, MA

2021 Awards Ceremony

Watch the 2021 Annual Convention Awards Ceremony and Celebration which took place on Thursday, September 2.

2020 Award Winners

Jayne Thomas Grassroots Volunteer Award

Ms. JoAnn Orr, Louisville Metro Community Action Agency

Sargent Shriver Achievement Award

Ms. Khayla Young, Nominated by East Missouri Action Agency

Lyndon Baines Johnson Human Services Award

Mr. Rob Goldsmith, People Incorporated of Virginia

2020 Awards Ceremony

Watch the 2020 Virtual Annual Convention Awards Ceremony and Celebration which took place on Friday, August 27.

2019 Awards Ceremony

On August 29, 2019 Annual Convention attendees gathered to honor colleagues and celebrate the successes of Community Action.