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Carole Price

Carole Price Named First RecognizeGood Legend of 2016

With a firm belief in the value of community service passed down from her parents in Scotland, Carole Price has made volunteering with Hospice Austin part of her life for over 20 years. RecognizeGood presented the 55th RecognizeGood® Legend award to Carole Price of Hospice Austin in a ceremony at Hospice Austin’s Christopher House (2820 E Martin

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Newsletter Notes John

“Board Updates” from John Bosch, Co-founder and President, 2016: Issue 1

The beginning of the year is always a particularly busy time for RecognizeGood, and surprisingly it is also a time for tributes and reflection. For starters, the annual “Say Thanks, Austin” event held at city hall with Mayor Adler in February is a truly amazing celebration. The collective service to our community exemplified by our

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KEYE Pay It Forward

KEYE Newscasts Share RecognizeGood Stories

In an exciting expansion to the ongoing partnership between KEYE-TV and RecognizeGood, newscasts are now featuring regular “Pay It Forward” segments. Legend award recipients, Lighthouse award recipients and others now have the opportunity for their stories to be shared with tens of thousands of Central Texas viewers. While RecognizeGood itself will never be the focus

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EiBC 2016 Award Finalists

14th Annual Ethics in Business & Community Award Finalists Announced

RecognizeGood is proud to announce the finalists for the 14th Annual Ethics in Business & Community Awards. An event hosted at Concordia University Texas announced the award finalists on Wednesday, February 17. The Ethics in Business & Community Awards recognize the best in Central Texas leadership. Businesses, nonprofits and individuals in five categories received nominations from the

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STAC 2016

Austin Says Thanks to Inspiring Volunteers

With tens of thousands of Thank You votes from supporters around Greater Austin and the world, the RecognizeGood Legends Class of 2015 were truly memorable. RecognizeGood announced the results of the sixth annual Say Thanks, Austin campaign at City Hall on February 16th. Additionally, the organization made $17,000 in pay-it-forward donations to area nonprofits during the

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University Hills Optimist Club

2016 Lighthouse Award Recipient: University Hills Optimist Club

RecognizeGood is proud to announce the latest Lighthouse Award honoree, University Hills Optimist Club! This club was chartered in 1966 and was invited to start a youth baseball league soon after. Ever since, the club has been providing affordable youth sports leagues on a 100%-volunteer basis. University Hills Optimists (UHO) actually launched Austin’s first-ever youth

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