The Lincoln Homeless Coalition honored advocates, businesses, organizations and volunteers on Friday for service to the homeless and near homeless in the community.
Scott Young from the Lincoln Food Bank emceed the 19th annual Lincoln Homeless Coalition Recognition Event Brunch at the Veterans Administration Auditorium where these recipients were honored:
Landlord of the year: Realty Works
Business: Don’t Panic Labs
Media: Lincoln Journal Star
Volunteer group: Berean Church Car Care Clinic
Human services individual: Bridget Thompson
Human services agency: University of Nebraska-Lincoln Center on Children, Families, and the Law
Collaborative project of the year: CABHI Project (CenterPointe, Mental Health Association, Region V Systems, University of Nebraska Public Policy Center)
Community partner: Lincoln City Libraries and Carl Eskridge
Coordinated entry award: Cole Dickes and Matt Martinosky
Project Homeless Connect Award: Abby Burianek
Certificates of recognition and nomination: Berean Church Adventure Seekers, Leslie Bitenieks, Jane Bitney, Capital One, Meg Damme, Eric Dinger, EmployLNK, John Douglas, Jacob Grell, Rose Hood Buss, Ivanna Cone Community Cone Project, Lisa Janssen, Jeff Krotz, Alex Labenz, Lancaster County Adult Drug Court, Kathy Miller, Kerry Miller Loos , Cassandra Munger, People’s City Mission, Performance Properties, Sara Shalon, Rick Tast, Lisa Tatro, Casie Thompson.