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Awards

H. Austin Booth presenting award to Lee Melvin.

At the end of the campaign, a number of awards are handed out to those playing a special role or reaching a specific achievement. Check back for updates as the campaign progresses.

Awards

  • Faces of the Campaign recognizes the UB employees who shared their personal stories of how the agencies benefiting from UB's campaign have helped them. Their stories were used in marketing materials promoting the campaign.
  • Topping the Charts notes the achievements of units that met or exceeded their annual goals.
  • Bennett Cup established in 2000 in honor of former United Way President Bob Bennett, chancellor emeritus of the state Board of Regents is considered the MVP award of the campaign and is awarded to the most successful unit.
  • Chair’s Cup is awarded each year at the discretion of the campaign chair. This award recognizes a unit whose performance shows an exemplary commitment to the campaign.
  • Volunteer of the Year is awarded to the volunteer who embodies the spirit of the campaign to its fullest extent.
  • Unsung Hero is awarded to an individual doing vital and significant work behind the scenes to help the campaign.
  • William R. Greiner Award is awarded in memory of the late UB president William Greiner, who was and ardent and vocal supporter of the campaign. The award recognizes an individual who demonstrates president Greiner's same passion for the campaign.
  • Community Builder Awards was an award unique to the 2014 campaign theme of Building Community.
  • Outstanding Service Recognition is awarded to an individual or unit who provided a level of service beyond expectations to ensure the success of the campaign.