Unity Awards 2018
Our champions of diversity inspire us every day.
Anu Varma, Susan Burns, and Cooper Levey-Baker
Creating an Effective Crisis Response to Adult Homelessness distills the complicated needs of the homeless by creating a coordinated entry system so that all agencies dealing with the homeless are using the same data and strategies.
Williams and Syprett launched the Sarasota County Bar Association Diversity Committee. Their efforts earned them one of our 2013 Unity Awards; here's an update.
Oldham and a team of professionals and volunteers have produced a book, a report, installed 15 historical markers, conducted oral history interviews and inventoried 150 historic Newtown structures.
Last year, the nonprofit received more than 10,000 entries from 115 countries and 48 states before 45 winners were chosen.
From his first job with the United Way to his role as CEO of Easter Seals of Southwest Florida, Waters has followed that passion.
The need remains great, and the group has no plans to stop.
Newtown residents now have access to regular, affordable health care in their own neighborhood at Sarasota Memorial’s Health Care System’s Jean & Alfred Goldstein Health Center.
Cliatt surveyed the local landscape for African-Americans in business and decided she would found a black entrepreneurs club “to network with people who look like us.”