Award recipients at Kwanzaa 2015
HTCO INNOVATION AWARD 2015
Sutukh Rhoddy Richardson, we award you for your outstanding initiative Br3athe designed to revolutionize how we show our support of one another, use our purchasing strength and develop our community assets.
HTCO COMMUNITY SPIRIT FAMILY AWARD 2015
Osbourne Family, we award you for always being ready to support community with your entire family - we congratulate you on working together, learning together, being fit and working out together, offering support to community legacies, and building your own legacies. We are very proud of this enterprising family!
HTCO FRIEND OF TUBMAN AWARD 2015
Ginelle Skerritt, on behalf of Adinkra Farm and the Williams-Skerritt family, we offer you this award for always being supportive, involved, opening your hearts and space and providing opportunities for the generations you influence to learn and grow. HTCO thanks you on behalf of the entire community for opening your home as a beacon of welcome. Thank you so much!
HTCO LEADERSHIP AWARD 2015
Sipho Kwaku, we award you for always demonstrating great leadership in your work and community, remaining in support of learning and building community, engaging youth outside of your day-to-day work, doing what is asked of you in service of community and doing it do well!! We thank you for hearing the call of the Ancestors and following that call.
HTCO STAFF EXCELLENCE AWARD 2015
Swathilekha Nath, we award you for demonstrating true diligence and excellence to supporting HTCO in all its endeavours above and beyond the call of duty. Thank you so much!
HTCO COMMUNITY SPIRIT AWARD 2015
Ghaim Tewelde, we award you for your outstanding support of those in search of work. Your commitment and humanitarian approach to working with participants leaves them feeling valued and nurtured. Thank you so much for all that you do. We’d like nothing better than to see your work and care ethics expanded in the universe!
HTCO VOLUNTEER OF THE YEAR AWARD 2015
Amma Ofori and Ubuntu Dance Group, we award you for your outstanding commitment to supporting community with your artistic gifts. It is rare to see such commitment and giving back from ones so young. We thank you for participating in the building of your community, we love and appreciate you and your parents who have the foresight to arm you with skills that assist with your livelihoods. All under the leadership of Amma Ofori, the artistic director, and community auntie.