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May 08, 2013 - Health Heroes at Work Recognition Breakfast

What: Community Health Charities Awards Breakfast

Where: Denver Museum of Nature and Science

When: Wednesday, May 8, 2013

Time: 7:15 am

Master of Ceremonies: Jim Goddard

President(s): Ann Kusic

Staff: Kathryn Roy and Chris Sautter

Welcome: Jim Goddard

Speaker: Jason Regier

Sponsors: Sharon Cooper Associates, Ltd, HUB International, Wells Fargo, Holland & Hart, Colorado Business Bank, Lockton, United Health Group

Attendance: 220 guests

Board of Directors: Tom Rennell, Kathryn Arbour, Laurie Albright, Steven Cooper, Mathew Crader, Tiffany Feingold, Erik Lemmon, Robyn Moore, Tara Moyer, Ed Pierce, Rod Regalado, Cheryl Siefert, Pam Whitaker

Blacktie Photos by: Libbie Holmes


 New Campaign Partner of the Year HUB International
New Campaign Partner of the Year HUB International

More than two hundred community board members, volunteers, employers and donors showed up for the third annual Community Health Charities of Colorado Health Heroes at Work Recognition Breakfast at the Denver Museum of Nature and Science.

The event was hosted by Jim Goddard, president and CEO of the 9Health Fair, and featured a keynote address by US Paralympic champion and Director on the Board of Craig Hospital, Jason Reiger.

During the breakfast, 54 community workplaces that are partnered with Community Health Charities of Colorado were recognized and several workplaces were honored for their successful donation campaigns. Recipients included

  • Great-West Financial
  • King Soopers
  • National Renewable Energy Laboratory
  • Wells Fargo
  • Metro Community Provider Network
  • HUB International
  • Kids In Need of Dentistry
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Ameristar Casino
  • TIAA-CREF
  • United Health Group
  • Yvonne Madril Brawner, of the City of Aurora.

Alice Applebaum was honored as the Community Health Hero of the Year for her work with various children’s charities around Denver.

Community Health Charities of Colorado is the only Colorado nonprofit dedicated to inclusion of health nonprofits in workplace giving campaigns. For over three decades, Community Health Charities of Colorado has offered the power of efficient payroll deduction fundraising to our workplace partners, encouraging individual employees to designate the charity of their choice in their workplace giving campaign.  

 

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