Thursday, May 15, 2014
Community Pride, Inc. of Charleston County will hold its 48th Annual Awards Luncheon on Friday, May 16 to announce Incentive and Pride Award winners being honored for their outstanding efforts to improve our community in 2014.
Vonie Gilreath, chairman of Pride Board of Directors, will preside over the event, and the awards will be announced and presented to the recipients by Charleston County Council members Colleen Condon and Herb Sass, Ravenel Mayor Opal Baldwin, Mount Pleasant Mayor Linda Page, City of North Charleston Mayor Keith Summey and City of Charleston Mayor Joe Riley.
“There is tremendous value in recognizing the individuals, clubs, businesses and government or civic organizations that are dedicated to providing a cleaner more attractive environment for citizens and visitors to the area,” Gilreath said.
The award winners for 2014 are:
Garden Clubs Awards
Environmental Education Award 1st Place – Melrose Garden Club
Environmental Education Award 2nd Place – St. Paul’s Garden Club
Community Improvement Award 1st Place – Council of Garden Clubs of Greater Chas.
Community Improvement Award 2nd Place – South Windermere Garden Club
1st Place – James Island Pride
2nd Place – Sitting on Chrome Auto Club
Johnnie Dodds Education Awards
1st Place – Michelle Lee, James Island Charter High School
2nd Place – The Green Heat Project and Zucker Middle School
3rd Place – Jamie Gillette, Keep Charleston Beautiful
Captain Pride Awards
10,000 Trees for Charleston
Banks Construction Company
Black Bean Company
Charleston County Park and Recreation Commission
College of Charleston Office of Sustainability
Lowcountry Marsh Sweepers
Michael and Jenny Messner
Paul Mitchell the School Charleston
Town of Mount Pleasant
Spirit of Cooperation
City of Charleston and South Carolina Ports Authority
Mamie Williams Award
Gene Ott Award
Barrett S. Lawrimore Award
For more information or details on the award winners and their efforts to improve our community, contact Angela Crouch by phone at 843-722-5940 ext.112 or by email at email@example.com.