What an afternoon we had today at the JustLiving Advocacy, Inc.'s Bridges of HOPE luncheon, where the Women's Giving Circle and WGC Chair Barb Van Winkle of Nancy Adams Personnel of Columbia were honored, along with Beverly White-Seals of the Community Foundation of Howard County. Thank you to all who attended the lunch, including WGC Board Members April Pardoe, Lee Rees Draminski, Kim Mann Agnor and Hina Naseem!
Thank you so much to the wonderful Nette Stokes of JustLiving Advocacy, Inc. for this honor, and for the incredibly important work you do in our community!
And, many thanks to Howard County Executive Calvin Ball, for being there, are for these wonderful pictures, and lovely statement:
"There are many members of our community who are suffering in the dark. It is why I was pleased to join Bridges of HOPE for their community Luncheon to recognize the individuals and organizations who effortlessly help our friends in need. We need to expand the flame of opportunity and feed the fires of hope. This only happens when we work together to spread the light to those around us. Congratulations to today’s honorees Nancy Adams Personnel, Community Foundation of Howard County, and Women's Giving Circle."
The Bridges of HOPE Community Leadership Luncheon is an opportunity to recognize organizations and individuals that significantly contribute to the community through their philanthropic and life sustaining endeavors for individuals and families in need, as well as aid community businesses and organizations in their efforts to help change lives for the better in Howard County.