Futures Rehabilitation Center, Inc. "Building on Abilities"
2013 Participant Recognition Banquet
Futures Rehabilitation held its Annual Participant Recognition Banquet at Anthonian Hall in Lewis Run. Over 170 people attended the event to recognize and honor 33 Futures Rehabilitation Center participants with employment service and friendship awards.
The 2013 Joan Park Friendship Award was awarded to Stacy Skinner and the 2013 Alan Kline Friendship Award was awarded to Jay Furman. The Friendship Awards were established in memory of the late Joan Park and the late Alan Kline, program participants whose enthusiasm, positive attitude and work ethic were an inspiration to all.
The following participants received recognition awards for their number of years of service and employment with Futures:
35 years â€“ Margot Abbott, Rose Colella, Mark Geitner
30 years â€“ Betty Bailey and Steve Currie
25 years â€“ Beth Leonard and Mike Walter
20 years â€“ Doug Barrey, Jim Carlson, Renee Chittester, Diane Himes, Mary Sostakowski, Kim Langworthy, Matt Mishic, Sharon Petitt
15 years â€“ Robert Fuller, John Jacks, Patty Price, Robert Tubbs
10 years â€“ Lewis Andrus, Nick Battles, Ellen Fiscus, Donald Kontz, Margie Laubham, Mike Monti, David Winters
5 Years â€“ Gary Brown, Brian DeBlaso, Dan Green, Ashley Peterson, Corrine Wilson
29 Futures participants were recognized for having perfect attendance during the past year. Jeff VanScoter was singled out for having perfect attendance during the past 11 years.
Futures Rehabilitation thanks the Bradford Knights of Columbus for sponsoring the Participant Recognition Banquet for the 39th consecutive year.
Jay Furman wins the 2013 Alan Kline Friendship Award.
Stacy Skinner wins the 2013 Joan Park Friendship Award.