Fourth Annual Light of Literacy Awards
On April 7, the Friends of Wicomico Public Libraries hosted the fourth annual Light of Literacy Awards at the Wicomico Youth & Civic Center. The Light of Literacy Awards recognize individuals who are doing extraordinary work to promote the power of literacy in their community and it brings together leaders from around the region to recognize recipients of the award.
Below are the 2016 Light of Literacy Award nominees:
Adult Award: Barbara Bennett, George Demko, Andrew Heller, Beverly Horner, Pat Layton, Jane Reagan, Kara Dahl Russell and Brice Stump
Business Award: Avery Hall Insurance Co. and Salt Water Media
Non-Profit Award: Community of Joy Church, Junior Achievement of the Eastern Shore, Maryland Legal Aid Bureau Lower Shore, Peninsula Regional Medical Center and Salisbury Sunrise Rotary Club
Youth Award: Trent Pitoniak, Alison Sahler, Breana Soldatelli and Samantha Wiersberg
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