On March 21, St. Stephen’s Community House CEO, Marilyn Mehaffie was the recipient of the Community Service Award at the 2019 George Meany Awards Banquet. The Central Ohio Labor Council, AFL-CIO recognizes those with significant contributions in community service in several areas. Other award winners included:
Community Labor Lifetime Award– Walt Workman
Community Service Leadership Award– Mayor Andrew J. Ginther
Community Service Award– Marilyn Mehaffie
George Meany Award-Glen Skeen
Youth Services Award-Reynoldsburg High School teacher Joe Sorensen and Academy Leader Kevin Smith
Central Ohio AFL-CIO Boy Scout Award– Clint Uhrig
Marilyn mentioned in her speech that the Central Ohio Labor Council AFL-CIO and St. Stephen’s Community House have a special bond and a long history of serving the people in Linden and because of this partnership, residents of Linden and beyond haven’t had to worry about food shortages over the holiday season.