Close to 100 people filled McBee's Hall in uptown Beckley to recognize 10 individuals and 2 organizations that have been instrumental in sustaining the quality supports and services of Just For Kids over the past 9 years. Senator Bill Laird gave the keynote address, then Scott Miller, Executive Director of Just For Kids, recognized each of the recipients as "Champions of Children". A scrumptious dinner of salad, chicken cordon bleu and veggies was topped off with a chocolate mouse cake for dessert.
Doug Epling, President - WV Miner's
Longtime Champion of Children
Board President Skip Jennings presenting Champion of Children Plaque to Sergeant Kevin Summers of the Crimes Against Children Unit of the WV State Police
Margaret O'Neal, Executive Director of The United Way of Southern West Virginia, accepts her Recognition Award from Skip Jennings.
The Pineville Visitation Center is recognized as a Champion of Children by Just For Kids
Just For Kids Summer Recognition Dinner 2011
Professor Lori Pace is recognized as a champion of children for all she does training college students about family violence, child sexual abuse and other social justice issues.
Recognition Dinner Scheduled for Thursday December 13th at the Mountaineer Conference Center
To celebrate our 10th year of serving children and families, Just For Kids will recognize three CHAMPIONS OF CHILDREN from the communities we serve.
Please come out and celebrate these champions and support the work of our child advocacy center.