WHRO 4th Annual Community Impact Awards

Honorees

WHRO and Dominion Virginia Power would like to congratulate our 2013 Community Impact Award Recipients!

Be sure to watch their inspirational videos below.

 

EDUCATION
Rear Admiral William Hayden, USN, Retired
Starbase Victory

ENVIRONMENT
The ARC of the Virginia

HEALTH AND PUBLIC SAFETY
Dr. Linda Pegram, Assistant Medical Director
Edmarc Hospice for Children

REGIONALISM
Dr. Priscilla Hawkins
SECEP

SOCIAL JUSTICE
Barbara Ford
Untamed Spirit

 


 

WHRO and Dominion Virginia Power would like to congratulate our 2012 Community Impact Award Recipients!

EDUCATION
Gwyndolyn Lee-Lomax
Community CROME Enrichment Program

ENVIRONMENT
Shirley Devan
Virginia Master Naturalist Program, Williamsburg Bird Club and Virginia Society for Ornithology

HEALTH AND PUBLIC SAFETY
Dr. Barry Strasnick
Eastern Virginia Medical School and Chair, Coalition for Hearing, Education and Research (CHEAR)

REGIONALISM
Children of the Sun
Athletic/Education Foundation

SOCIAL JUSTICE
Diane Stephen
Southeastern Virginia Training Center

 


 

WHRO and Dominion Virginia Power would like to congratulate our 2011 Community Impact Award Recipients!

EDUCATION
Domonique Godette
For Kids

ENVIRONMENT
 Jeff Turner
Blackwater Nottowy Riverkeeper Program

HEALTH AND PUBLIC SAFETY
Judy Head
Ramps Across America

REGIONALISM
Amy Paulson
Consortium for Infant and Child Health (CINCH)

SOCIAL JUSTICE
Maria Santos
Love & Caring for the Homeless

 


 

Congratulations to the 2010 Community Impact Award Recipients!

EDUCATION
Mentoring Future Leaders
A non-profit faith-based mentoring program for underserved males in one the City of Norfolk’s disadvantaged communities.

ENVIRONMENT
Roger A. Fuller
Volunteer and Associate Member, Chesapeake Environmental Improvement Council (CEIC)

PUBLIC SAFETY
Chesapeake Health Investment Program (CHIP)
A non-profit integrated model program that focuses on the improvement of children’s health and safety by ensuring that children have medical homes, coordinated health supervision that promotes wellness, prevents injury, and enhances normal growth and development. The mission of CHIP is to build a healthy community by building a healthy child.

REGIONALISM
Raynor A.K. Taylor, RADM USN (Ret.)
President, Future of Hampton Roads

SOCIAL JUSTICE
The Gloucester County Citizens for Accountable Representation
An intrepid group of forty citizens who banded together to exercise their first amendment rights.



 

Congratulations to the 2009 Community Impact Award Recipients! Be sure to watch their inspirational videos below.

ENVIRONMENT
Timothy A. Reisch
Mid-Atlantic Supervisory Environmental Engineer, Naval Facilities Engineering Command
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EDUCATION
Edward P. “Ned” McCabe
Founder and Director, Portsmouth Reads
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PUBLIC SAFETY
Veronica McMillian
Founder and Executive Director, Let’s Talk, Inc.
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REGIONALISM
Sydney Moroney
President, Empower Hampton Roads
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SOCIAL JUSTICE
Mervin D. Pitchford
Vice President, Community Services Branch of the YMCA of South Hampton Roads
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