Winners Announced During 9th Annual Community Care Plan Non-Profit Awards

Edvardo Archer, Buddy Helland, Blake Silverstrom, Omar Aleman, Robin Martin and Sean Stepelton

In true awards show style, more than 700 local notables, community leaders and members of the non-profit sector attended the sold-out 9th Annual Community Care Plan Non-Profit Awards presented by Signature Grand and hosted by 2-1-1 Broward on February 22nd. The Awards celebrated the inspiring work of Broward County’s non-profit agencies and recognized the individual efforts of outstanding non-profit executive and board leaders, while raising more than $150,000 for 2-1-1 Broward.

During the Luncheon, the winners of each of the 10 award categories were announced, each receiving an award and $1,000 for their non-profit organization. The finalists in each category were awarded $500. Winners were chosen for their dedication to Broward County and the impact they have on the community.

The 9th Annual Community Care Plan Non-Profit Awards winners were:

  • SunTrust Bank Non-Profit Organization of the Year – Collaboration: Sheriff’s Foundation of Broward County
  • Brown & Brown Insurance Non-Profit Organization of the Year – Innovation: Memorial Healthcare System
  • Calvin, Giordano & Associates Non-Profit Organization of the Year – Rising Star: World AIDS Museum and Educational Center
  • Memorial Healthcare System Non-Profit Organization of the Year: Habitat for Humanity of Broward
  • FPL Non-Profit Board Leader of the Year: Keith Marchesani/Equine-Assisted Therapies of South Florida
  • WLRN Outstanding Non-Profit Leader of the Year: Mandy Bartle/South Florida Community Land Trust
  • Greenspoon Marder Non-Profit Organization of the Year – The Arts: Coral Springs Museum of Art
  • Children Services Council Collective Impact for Youth Award: Urban League of Broward County
  • The Sanford Institute of Philanthropy at National Leadership Institute Development Executive of the Year: Barbara Witte/Habitat for Humanity of Broward
  • Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Lifetime Achievement Award: Marcia Barry-Smith
  • Publix Community Choice Award: South Florida Wildlife Center
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