Salvation Army Plans Service Awards Banquet
THESALVATIONARMY willhonorDr. GlennandMrs. LisaSteelefortheircontributionstolocal communities at an upcoming awards dinner on May 15. Shown are: Robert Demko, William E. Sordoni, Michelle Levine, Marilyn Millington, Gerry Mihalick, Development Committee Chairman; Lt. Sharon Tressler, Conrad Schintz, Robert Tambur, Dinner Chairman; David Jolley, Lt. Ted Tressler, Edmund H. Poggi III, Advisory Board Chairman; Sr. Catherine McGroarty, Alfred Casale M. D., Lisa Mae Caruthers (Kirby Family House Director), Dave Dillon. Missing from photo are William Flood, Michael Hirthler, Marjorie Marquart, Connie Roth, Eugene Roth, and John Wiercinski.

The Salvation Army will honor Dr. Glenn & Mrs. Lisa Steele for their contributions within the Northeast Pennsylvania communities.

Dr. and Mrs. Steele are recipients of The Salvation Army Community Service Award, recognizing their contribution and dedication on behalf of humanity and the promotion of health and wellness for all. They are also being presented The Salvation Army Others Award exemplifying an extraordinary spirit of service to others while benefitting The Salvation Army and our community.

In addition that evening The Salvation Army will be honoring Mr. Frank & Mrs. Dorothea Henry with the William Booth Award. The William Booth award is one of the highest awards that may be conferred upon an individual by The Salvation Army. Mr. & Mrs. Henry are being honored for their dedication to The Salvation Army’s goals of service to humankind, outstanding service and humanitarian effort within the community and significant effort in contributing to the work of The Salvation Army in many ways.

Past recipients of The Salvation Army Community Service Award include Dr. Mike & Mrs. Tina MacDowell (2013), Chuck and Mary Parente (2012), Bob and Ginny Tambur (2011) and Peter J. Danchak (2010).

Conrad and Susan Schintz (2013), Allen and Mary Erwine (2012), Gus and Val Genetti (2011) and the Geisinger Health System (2010) are past recipients of The Salvation Army Others Award.

This annual awards recognition dinner will be held on Thursday, May 15th at 6:00pm at the Best Western Genetti Hotel and Convention Center, 77 East Market Street, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701.

This event is being coordinated by The Salvation Army’s Advisory Board & Awards Dinner Committee. Reservations can be made by contacting Lieutenant Sharon Tressler at The Salvation Army: sharon.tressler@use. salvationarmy.orgor 570-824-8741.