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October 8-11, 2016
Hyatt Regency Atlanta
Atlanta, GA

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Congratulations to the 2015 AHVRP Award Winners!

AHVRP is pleased to announce the 2015 AHVRP Award Winners. Applications were received from across the country.

2015 AHVRP Extraordinary Program Award

Lynelle Abel
Director, Volunteer Services & Guest Relations
Yale-New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT
Program: Oasis for Healing Volunteer Program , program in place since 2005

2015 AHVRP Tradition Excellence Program Award

Avi E. Zaraya
Managing Director, Support Services
Kaiser Permanente
Woodland Hills, California
Program: Paws of Love, program in place since 2008

Each award winner will

  • receive a full conference registration for the 2015 AHVRP Annual Conference
  • be recognized  formally at the AHVRP Award Breakfast with an award, September 20, Orlando, Florida
  • share their program on a webinar after the annual conference which will be available to AHVRP members, volunteers and auxilians.

According to Angela Berns, 2015 AHVRP Award Committee Chair, "It is an honor to be the 2015 AHVRP Awards Committee Chair.  Being a member of this committee allows me to read about so many incredible volunteer programs across the country.  I want to duplicate everything I read in my own hospital.  Our profession has so much to be proud of!  Congratulations to this year's award recipients."
Please join us in congratulating the 2015 AHVRP Award Winners!

2016 Circle of Life Award

Circle of Life

Does your organization have an innovative palliative or end-of-life care program? Make sure it gets the national recognition it deserves. The Circle of Life Awards will give top honors in 2016 to up to three programs or organizations.

For any questions, please email circleoflife@aha.org.

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