Category: RecognizeGood Legends

Kelli Saldaña

Kelli Saldaña Presented With 80th RecognizeGood Legend Award

RecognizeGood will honor Kelli Saldaña with the 80th RecognizeGood® Legend award in a presentation to take place at Virginia L. Brown Recreation Center (7500 Blessing Avenue, Austin TX 78752) beginning at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday November 29, 2018. …

Jaime Rodriguez

Jaime Rodriguez Recognized For Work With Keep Austin Beautiful

RecognizeGood honored Jaime Rodriguez with the 79th RecognizeGood® Legend award in a presentation at Lanier High School’s Monarch and Green Teen Gardens (1201 Payton Gin Road, Austin TX 78758) beginning at 5:00pm on Monday October 29, 2018. During …

Desley Glover McKirdy

Desley Glover McKirdy Presented With RecognizeGood Legend Award

RecognizeGood honored Desley Glover McKirdy with the 78th RecognizeGood® Legend award in a presentation at Wonders & Worries (9101 Burnet Road, Suite 107, Austin TX 78758) beginning at 9:30am on Tuesday October 9, 2018. During this event, RecognizeGood …

Lloyd Pond

Lloyd Pond Recognized for Decade of Volunteering with Austin Classical Guitar

Lloyd Pond has volunteered with Austin Classical Guitar for over a decade, not only repairing hundreds of guitars but shaping the very culture of the organization.

RecognizeGood honored Lloyd Pond with the 77th RecognizeGood Legend award in a presentation  …

Marilu Sanchez

Marilu Sanchez Honored For Thousands of Hours of Community Projects

While studying for her degree in Human Development and Family Science, Marilu Sanchez dedicated thousands of hours to others in need.

RecognizeGood honored Marilu Sanchez with the 76th RecognizeGood® Legend award in a presentation at Learning Ally (1314 …

Dr. Ian Thomas

Dr. Ian Thomas Recognized for 7,000+ Volunteer Hours

Dr. Ian Thomas has logged over 7,000 hours reading to students with learning differences through Manor Elementary and educational nonprofit Learning Ally.

RecognizeGood honored Dr. Ian Thomas with the 75th RecognizeGood® Legend award in a presentation at Learning …

Ian McKenna

Ian McKenna Honored For Impact

When 8-year-old Ian McKenna learned about classmates going hungry, he started donating produce from gardens he planted and cultivated himself. Today he’s grown and donated over 2,500 pounds of fresh produce to his neighbors living with food insecurity.

RecognizeGood honored …

Wayne Glander

Wayne Glander Presented with 73rd RecognizeGood Legend Award

Wayne has delivered over 250,000 books to children and families since he first began volunteering with BookSpring.

RecognizeGood honored Wayne Glander with the 73rd RecognizeGood® Legend award in a presentation at BookSpring Offices (2006 Greenbrook Parkway, Austin TX …

STAC 2018

Say Thanks Austin 2018 Results Announced at City Hall

The Say Thanks, Austin campaign received over 140,000 acts of gratitude this year! All of Central Texas turned its attention and appreciation towards eight inspiring local volunteers for this event.

Carissa Mallory of Reading Around the World Literacy Initiative finished …

Carissa Mallory

Carissa Mallory Receives 72nd RecognizeGood Legend Award

In the past three years, Carissa Mallory worked to provide schools in Tanzania with resources to help Swahili-speaking students learn English and advance to secondary school.

RecognizeGood honored Carissa Mallory with the 72nd RecognizeGood® Legend award in a …