Six Outstanding Association Programs Receive 2011 Summit Awards

ASAE is recognizing six associations with a 2011 Summit Award, the highest recognition under new The Power of A Awards. Selected by The Power of A Awards Judging Committee, the six organizations will be honored at the Summit Awards Dinner, October 5, at the National Building Museum in Washington, DC. Last year, the Associations Advance… Read more »

ASAE Recognizes Nine Associations with a Power of A Gold Award

ASAE is recognizing nine associations with a 2011 Power of A Gold Award. Each winner was handpicked by The Power of A Awards Judging Committee. The Power of A Awards are the premier program honoring associations that exemplify how the association industry and its professionals are essential to a stronger America and world. The Awards… Read more »

ASAE Acknowledges 16 Programs with a Power of A Silver Award

ASAE is giving Power of A Silver Awards to 16 associations that exemplify how the association industry and its professionals strengthen America and the world. The Awards recognize and celebrate the contributions associations make to society by enriching lives, creating a competitive workforce, preparing society for the future, driving innovation and making a better world…. Read more »

Minnesota Grocers Association

The Minnesota Grocers Association partnered with America’s Second Harvest Food Banks in a statewide campaign to fight hunger.

“Minnesota’s Own” is a unique statewide partnership among grocers, industry vendors, consumers and community food support agencies to educate people on how hunger affects the state’s residents. In 2008 alone, members of the Minnesota Grocers Association raised over $610,000 and 320,000 pounds of food to provide nearly 3,000,000 meals to hungry Minnesotans through “Minnesota’s Own.”

Food Bank for New York City

Earned Income Tax Credit Program The Food Bank For New York City operates the largest civilian Earned Income Tax Credit program in the nation, connecting the working poor with public benefits designed to help lift individuals and families out of poverty. The Food Bank staffs and operates 10 tax assistance sites throughout the five boroughs… Read more »