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Leaders & Legends Luncheon 2017

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Duke Energy Convention Center

525 Elm St.

Cincinnati, Ohio 45202

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Join us as we honor the ones who are the hand raisers and the game changers for those who need a voice, and celebrate the work we do together to fight for the health, education and financial stability of every person in our community.

RSVP by Wednesday, April 5.

The 2017 Honorees:


The Geier Family Award for United Way LeadershipKevin M. Carroll: current chair, United Way Volunteer Connection Leadership Council, member of UWGC Board of Directors and Tocqueville Advisory Council; has served on Marketing Cabinet and Centennial Year Vision Cabinet

Ruth W. and Robert I. Westheimer Award for Continuous LeadershipMerwin Grayson, Jr. : over 30 years’ service to UW in many capacities, including chairing UWGC Board of Directors(1998-99) and as a member of the board from 1995 to 1999; also chaired Northern Kentucky campaign, and served on and chaired the United Way Foundation Board

Neil H. McElroy Award for United Way Resource Development LeadershipDavid L. Faulk: currently on the UWGC Board of Directors and Success By 6® Regional Leadership Council; was Loaned Executive/Ambassador chair, 2007-2014, and co-chair in 2015-2016; served on Campaign Cabinet 2007-2016

Impact Leadership Award – Cincinnati Preschool Promise Steering Committee Co-Chairs: Bishop Michael E Dantley, Ed.D., Ozie Davis III, Vice Mayor David S. Mann, Cheryl Rose

Joseph A. Hall Award for Promoting DiversityShakila T. Ahmad, UWGC Board

Youth Leadership Award – Jayren Andrews, Avondale Youth Council/Child Poverty Collaborative Steering Committee

Living Her Legacy AwardAmy F. Kendall, A member of Tocqueville and Women of Tocqueville for 6 years and the Women’s Executive Committee since 2013; most recent role as Chair of the Women of Tocqueville and United Way Foundation Board in 2017


Improving Our Community: VITA Site Coordinators

Developing Resources: Lisa C. Holland, UW Emerging Leaders Steering Committee

Strengthening Our Region: William L. Scheyer, CEO, Skyward, past UWGC and Northern Kentucky Chamber of Commerce boards; Rhonda R. Whitaker, N Ky Advanced Manufacturing Workforce Development Coalition

Communicating Our Message: Craig F. Osterhues, Campaign Cabinet, chair, Healthcare/Education and Step-Up

Improving Our Accountability & Effectiveness: Richard L. Batterberry, chair, UW Agency Audit Review Committee

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For more information or to request sign language interpreter/assisted listening devices, please email toni.lehmkuhl@uwgc.org or call 513-762-7173 by April 5.

No refunds or cancellations after Wednesday, April 12.

To avoid surcharge fees, please make a check payable to United Way of Greater Cincinnati and mail to:

Toni Lehmkuhl
United Way of Greater Cincinnati
2400 Reading Road
Cincinnati, OH 45202

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