2016 Region 8 Community Partner of the Year Award

Community Partner of the YearGayl Killough, on behalf of Region 8 for the Indiana Chapter of the National Association of Social Workers (NASW) is the recipient of the 2016 Region 8 Community Partner of the Year award.  March is National Social Work Month, and each region in the state chapter during March holds an event to celebrate the social work profession, and at this event a NASW member and a community partner are recognized from nominations received from the region. The Community Partner of the Year goes to someone who, although not a professional social worker, exemplifies the priorities and values of the social work profession and whose work importantly collaborates with social work on common community needs and social justice issues. You were nominated due to your much appreciated work you do with the homeless community.