Thurston County: United Way awards to be presented today

The United Way of Thurston County will have its 2009 annual meeting from noon to 1:30 p.m. today at Anthony’s Homeport Restaurant, 704 Columbia St. N.W.

Kim Gaffi of Garden Raised Bounty will be honored as the recipient of this year’s Gladys Burns Human Service Award. Awards also will be presented to Renee L. Cox, Titus-Will Chevrolet-Cadillac-Hyundai, campaign coordinator of the year; Lee Wojnar, OBee Credit Union, community impact volunteer of the year; the Boeing Co., corporate supporter of the year; and Thurston County and Washington State Employees Credit Union, employee campaigns of the year. A special recognition award will be presented to the Confederated Tribes of the Chehalis Reservation.

For more information or to make reservations, contact Ami Forsberg at 360-943-2773, Ext. 13, or aforsberg@unitedway-thurston.org.

The Olympian