Taking Flight 2013 Honorees
Taking Flight 2013 honorees have each made significant and lasting achievements and/or contributions towards achieving their dreams or supporting people on their road to independence.
Reaching New Heights: Spirit of Independence Award
Recognizes a person receiving services from LADD who has demonstrated steps towards independence and overcoming challenges.
Honoree: John Roach
Courage to Fly Award
Recognizes a family member or family that is served that has shown exceptional courage and support as their family member works towards independence.
Honoree: Beth Hoffman
Reaching New Heights: Service Award (NEW FOR 2013)
Recognizes a person receiving services from LADD who has demonstrated outstanding service or commitment to a cause or organization other than LADD that benefits the community.
Honoree: Jewel Bolt
Guiding Spirit Award
Recognizes an individual within a school system that has provided exceptional leadership in assisting older students with the transition to adulthood.
Honoree: Karen Troup
Above and Beyond Award
Recognizes a LADD staff person that has performed selflessly and tirelessly to effectively achieve LADD’s mission in the past year.
Honoree: Cindy Flatt
Employer Excellence Award
Recognizes an individual or business that has been a leader in providing employment opportunities to the people LADD serves.
Honoree: Tender Care Child Development Center
World of Thanks Award
Recognizes an individual who deomonstrates exceptional commitment and service through energy and resources.
Honoree: Marie Huenefeld