Awards - Bernadine P. Branchaw Spirit of ABC Award

Purpose

The purpose of the Bernadine P. Branchaw Spirit of ABC Award is to acknowledge extraordinary contributions to the friendliness of ABC.

Selection

The award recognizes, on an extraordinary basis, exceptional members of ABC whose spirit of friendliness and welcome and whose activities in support of that spirit through the whole organization contribute substantially to an atmosphere of welcome and appreciation for both newcomers and continuing members.

Nomination Procedures

When special circumstances warrant granting the Award, the Nominating Committee proposes candidates to the Board of Directors, which approves the award.

Winners of the Bernadine P. Branchaw Spirit of ABC Award

  • Bernadine P. Branchaw
  • Jean Bush-Bacelis
  • Marilyn Dyrud
  • Mary Ellen Guffey
  • Hiromitsu Hayashida
  • Geert Jacobs
  • Donna Kienzler
  • Margaret McLaren
  • Gina Poncini
  • Marcel Robles
  • D. Deborah Roebuck
  • Carol Roever
  • Kathryn Rybka
  • Barbara Shwom