Linda Shannon, VBF Founder and President, has won the Jefferson Award on both the Local and National levels.
In 1972, Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, U.S. Senator Robert Taft, Jr. and Sam Beard founded the American Institute for Public Service, a 501c3 public foundation, to establish a Nobel Prize for public and community service - The Jefferson Awards.
Linda will be honored at the local ceremony in Albany, NY in April, and at the national ceremony in Washington, DC in June.
CONGRATULATIONS LINDA! Thank you for all you've done for us.
**To read more about this prestigious award, visit the website at http://www.aips.org