As part of the 2012 Power of A Awards, ASAE is please to announce the fourteen programs that have received 2012 Power of A Silver Awards.  The Silver Award is the third highest recognition given to a program and is judged within each of the five award categories.

The winners were selected by the Power of A Awards Judging Committee, and the awards are part of The Power of A campaign, which ASAE launched in 2009 to raise awareness about the wealth of knowledge and resources in the association community with policymakers and other audiences.  This year, ASAE received nearly 100 entries for the Power of A Awards. The selection committee also recognized six entries with a Summit Award and 4 with The Power of A Gold Award.

This year’s winners are:

Albanian Disability Rights Foundation
Tirana, Albania
“Promoting Disability Rights in Albania”

American Beverage Association
Washington, DC
“School Beverage Guidelines/Clear on Calories”

American Occupational Therapy Association
Bethesda, MD
“AOTA Evidence-Based Practice Guidelines”

Association of Equipment Manufacturers
Milwaukee, WI
“I Make America”

Colorado Veterinary Medical Association
Denver, CO

Florida Association of the American Institute of Architects
Tallahassee, FL
“Florida Architecture: 100 Years 100 Places”

Jewish Council for the Aging of Greater Washington
Rockville, MD
“The JCA Heyman Interages Center”

JHPIEGO – An Affiliate of Johns Hopkins University
Baltimore, MD
“Jhpiego Innovations Program”

Military Officers Association of America
Alexandria, VA
“MOAA Scholarship Fund”

Military Officers Association of America
Alexandria, VA
“MOAA Military Spouse Employment Program”

National Affordable Housing Management Association
Alexandria, VA
“Communities of Quality National Recognition Program”

Pet Industry Distributors Association
Bel Air, MD
“Pet Store Pro”

Quota International
Washington, DC
“Hand-in-Hand World Service Program”

School Nutrition Association
National Harbor, MD
“School Lunch – Let’s Grow Healthy”