Awards

Congratulations to the Generations United 2013 Award Recipients

Holden 600 - ossofsky

Congressman Chris Van Hollen
recipient of the The Jack Ossofsky Award for Lifetime Achievement in Supp
ort of Children, Youth and Older Adults:

Honors the lifetime achievements of an individual whose efforts benefit both the young and the old.  It is a lasting tribute to Jack Ossofsky, who was Executive Director of the National Council on the Aging, and one of the co-founders and early leaders of Generations United.

Holden 687 - media

Sharon Jayson, of USA Today, recipient of the Media Award

Honors a member of the media who has made an outstanding contribution to promoting understanding and positive interaction among all generations, and to protecting the social compact.

Holden 640 - brabazonChristine A. Fruhauf, Kimberly Bundy-Fazioli and Jacque L. Miller
recipients of the Brabazon Award for Evaluation Research
 (Sponsored by Kevin Brabazon)

This award recognizes a paper that explores and documents the nature of the intergenerational dynamics that occur within the programs, and/or report on their measurable impacts.

Holden 655 - grandfamilies

Montana Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Project recipient of the Grandfamilies Award

Honors organizations, professionals, and relative caregivers who have made an outstanding contribution to the field of grandparents and other relative caregivers raising children.

Holden 678 - innovation

Partners in Development Foundation, recipient of the Intergenerational Innovation Award

Honors an organization or program that has made an outstanding contribution to uniting the generations through creative or exemplary practice.

Holden 699 - leadership

The Annie E. Casey Foundation, recipient of the Leadership Award for Outstanding Support

Honors a funder whose support has led to significant advances in the intergenerational field.

Holden 623 - older adult

Barbara Brown, recipient of the Older Adult Volunteer Award

Honors an individual age 60 and older who has made an outstanding contribution to an intergenerational program or who has advocated for older adults and youth.

Holden 665 - shared site

Kendal at Oberlin, recipient of the Shared Site Award

Honors an organization that has made outstanding contributions to uniting the generations through intergenerational shared sites.

Holden 724 - youth

Victoria McGuire and Khari Eyen Zame Johnson, co-recipients of the Youth Volunteer Award

Honors an individual age 25 or younger who has made an outstanding contribution to an intergenerational program or who has advocated for older adults and youth.