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Ceremony planned for LEAVE A LEGACY Annual Awards

6/12/2014 - West Side Leader
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By Staff Writer

WEST AKRON — LEAVE A LEGACY Summit/Portage/Medina will present its 11th Voices of Giving Annual Awards, “The Jewels of our Communities,” June 19 from 4 to 6 p.m. at Portage Country Club, 240 N. Portage Path.

The event pays tribute to individuals in Summit, Portage and Medina counties who out of selflessness, generosity and foresight have chosen to leave a bequest or planned gift to their favorite charity, according to organization officials.

According to organization officials, the following have been nominated:

  • Kerri Bowman, nominated by PAWSibilities, Humane Society of Greater Akron;
  • Jim and Maureen Kovach, nominated by Western Reserve Public Media;
  • Dave and Pat Kraninger, nominated by Walsh Jesuit High School; and
  • Susan Moore, nominated by Maguire Legal Group.

LEAVE A LEGACY is a national program founded in March 2002 to encourage people from all walks of life to make a bequest or to their favorite charity, according to organization officials.

For more information, contact Marlene Dunford, founder/project manager, at 330-633-6995 or MarleneDun@msn.com.


Maria Lindsay contributed to this report.

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