“Nonprofits, and philanthropy as a whole, play vital roles in strengthening our communities,” Joe Zwiebel, President & Publisher, Hartford Business Journal, said.
HARTFORD, Conn. (PRWEB) November 11, 2019
Hartford Business Journal has announced the winners of its 2019 Community Excellence & Nonprofit Awards who will be honored during a ceremony at Infinity Hall Hartford on November 21st.
This year’s honorees include:
- Partnership Award: Boys & Girls Club of Hartford and Bank of America
- Corporate Citizen of the Year: Webster Bank
- Corporate Volunteer of the Year: Luis Valdez-Jimenez, Contracts Manager, Pratt & Whitney
- Nonprofit Collaboration of the Year: Foodshare and Hartford’s Camp Courant
- Nonprofit Executive of the Year: Matt Fleury, President & CEO, CT Science Center
- Nonprofit Organization of the Year: Playhouse Theatre Group, Inc. / Playhouse on Park
“Nonprofits, and philanthropy as a whole, play vital roles in strengthening our communities,” Joe Zwiebel, President & Publisher, Hartford Business Journal, said. “This year’s honorees are all wonderful examples of giving back and supporting the communities they serve and we look forward to celebrating their achievements.”
Hartford Business Journal’s Community Excellence & Nonprofit Awards will take place at Infinity Hall in Hartford on Thursday, November 21st from 7:30-10a.m. In addition to celebrating the honorees, the event will feature a keynote address by Jay Williams, President, Hartford Foundation for Public Giving. Tickets start at $85 per person and are available for purchase online.
The 2019 Community Excellence & Nonprofit Awards are sponsored by Harvard Pilgrim HealthCare (presenting sponsor); and, Comcast Business, Express Strategies (event sponsors). Event partners include Infinity Hall Hartford, Rider Productions, J. Fiereck Photography, and Co-Communications.
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