MARCH OF DIMES NAMES LAURA & BARRIE HARMON, AS 2013 RIVER REGION CITIZENS OF THE YEAR
The River Region Citizen of the Year Testimonial Dinner honors an outstanding Alabama citizen whose distinguished leadership and devoted service to the community have contributed greatly towards the quality of life for Alabama and its people. This event has been instrumental in supporting research and programs designed to improve the health of babies by preventing birth defects, premature birth and infant mortality. You can support the March of Dimes in this mission by serving as a sponsor, purchasing a table or purchasing an ad in the commemorative journal. The evening will include a reception, silent auction and dinner. The 2013 River Region Citizen of the Year honorees are Laura and Barrie Harmon.
The March of Dimes River Region Citizen of the Year honors an outstanding citizen whose distinguished leadership and devoted service to the community have contributed greatly to the quality of life for Alabama and its people. The recipient is a person who, in the victory of achieving success and acclaim, has given back generously to others.
Past Citizen of the Year honorees are:
2012, Lynn Beshear
2011, Dr. Jack Hawkins
2010, Judge Charles Price
2009, First Lady, Patsy Riley
2008, Councilor Charles Jinright
2007, Morris Dees
2006, Jerry Locke Beasley
2005, Dr. John Ed Mathison
2004, Todd Strange
The March of Dimes is a national voluntary health agency whose mission is to improve the health of babies by preventing birth defects and infant mortality. Founded in 1938, the March of Dimes funds programs of research, community services, education, and advocacy to save babies, and in 2003 launched a campaign to address the increasing rate of premature birth. Currently, the March of Dimes has more than $1,035,148 invested in Alabama community programs and research projects. For more information, visit the March of Dimes web site at marchofdimes.com or its Spanish Web site at nacersano.org.
For sponsorship and ticket information, please contact Ashley Gorum, Division Director for the Alabama Chapter Central Division of the March of Dimes at (334) 277-6910 or email@example.com. You can also download our partnership opportunities here.