This area has one great, abundant resource – people!
The people that call East Texas home are the most generous, giving, caring, unselfish in all of Texas.
The 2012 Community Impact Awards spotlights some of the outstanding individuals in the area and the organizations they represent.
- The Outstanding Volunteer of the Year is Woody Harrison of San Augustine – a man of integrity working for religious freedom and recognition of God in the community.
- The Outstanding Non-Profit of the Year is Westminster Presbyterian Church -recognized for founding multiple organizations fulfilling unmet needs in the community.
- The Outstanding Philanthropist of the Year is Dan Ellis of Livingston. Dan has a passion, not only for East Texas, but for the US Military.
- The Outstanding Business of the Year is Brookshire Brothers – leading the way in promoting community service and encouraging employees to give back to the area community.
East Texas is a better place to work, worship, and live because of these recipients!