Frank M. Adams Awards

FRANK M. ADAMS Outstanding Volunteer Service Awardlogo

Winners for 2016 have been selected and were honored at the 31st Annual Texas Council Conference.

As a founding member of the Texas Council of Community Centers, the late Frank M. Adams exemplified service that enhanced and enriched the quality of life for persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities, mental illness and substance addictions in Texas. He distinguished himself as an individual who loved, cared and showed compassion for persons in the Community Center system of care.

The Frank M. Adams Award for Outstanding Volunteer Service is presented annually during the Texas Council Conference to individuals,  and organizations who volunteer in the Community Center system. A Media award is also presented for exceptional print of electronic media coverage on behalf of persons who are served by our system of care.

The winners of the Frank M. Adams Awards for 2016 are:

Individual – Harold Wright

Nominated by Texoma Community Center

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Community – Abilene Christian School

Nominated by Betty Hardwick Center

Abilene Christian School

Media – Midland Reporter-Telegram

Represented by Erin Stone

Nominated by Permian Basin Community Centers

Erin Stone Friday 7-31-15. Tim FischerReporter-Telegram

For questions about this award or its nomination process, please contact Karen Justice at kjustice@txcouncil.com or call (512) 794-9268.