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We know you're not in it for the glory, but we think your hard work to benefit others is worthy of praise!

The United Way of Lackawanna and Wayne Counties' Awards program allows us to gratefully acknowledge those individuals, employee groups, corporations and foundations who have lent their own outstanding support to our campaign.
Nearly 200 awards were presented on April 26, 2018 during the annual Celebration of Caring Awards Breakfast. 
For more information regarding this year's Awards program, please contact Dan Nowakowski at 343.1267 x241 or email him
The William E Cockerill, Sr. Memorial Award is presented annually to an individual or group from the ranks of organized labor who gives dedicated service to the United Way.
The Spirit of Caring Chairman's Awards are presented annually to individuals, organizations or employee groups who demonstrate exemplary commitment to the people of Lackawanna and Wayne Counties.
Additional Awards include both the corporate and employee:
  • Platinum Hand Awards
  • Gold Hand Awards
  • Silver Hand Awards
  • Bronze Hand Awards
  • Awards of Excellence
  • Awards of Merit
  • Progress Awards
  • Labor Awards
  • Foundation Awards
  • Government Campaign Awards
  • Certificates of Appreciation