Mission: ABLE Awards

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Carlton Foundation leaders and Sherman Gillums at 2015 Mission:ABLE AwardsParalyzed Veterans of America gathers friends, partners, supporters, and most importantly, veterans and their families at the Mission:ABLE Awards to honor those who have worked painstakingly to create an America where our veterans are able to access everything they need to live full and rewarding lives.

The Mission:ABLE Awards recognize those who have demonstrated extraordinary leadership and fought for expanded rights for the 25 million courageous veterans, 56.7 million people with disabilities, and 800,000 Americans living with spinal cord injury or disease. Donate today at this link.
September 21, 2016
The Ritz-Carlton
1150 22nd St N.W.
Washington D.C. 20037

Keynote Speaker: Vice Admiral Raquel C. Bono, USN, Director, Defense Health Agency, Medical Corps, United States Navy.

Emcee: Larry Michaels "Voice of the Washington Redskins" 

2016 Awards to be Presented

  • The Employ: ABLE Award - V3 Program/ Commonwealth of Virginia (accepting the award: Governor Terry McAuliffe)
  • The Unstop: ABLE Award - Microsoft Software & Systems Academy (MSSA) (accepting the award: Gen Chris Cortez)
  • The Humanitarian Award - Roger Penske (accepting award: Roger Penske)
  • The Achieve: ABLE Award - Food City (accepting award: Steven Smith, CEO)

Mission:ABLE Leadership Committee

Horace Blackman
Vice President, Health and Life Sciences
Lockheed Martin
Chairman, Mission:ABLE Committee
   Lucy Donahue
Senior Vice President, Federal Healthcare
By Light Professional IT Services
Co-Chair, Mission:ABLE Committee
Chip Meyers
Vice President, Corporate Public Affairs, UPS
Chairman Emeritus,
Mission:ABLE Committee
   Nadeem Butler
President and CEO, Technatomy Corporation
Co-Chair, Mission:ABLE Committee

Proceeds benefit Paralyzed Veterans of America, a 501(c)(3) non-profit congressionally-chartered veterans service organization.

For more information, please contact Lisa Baynes at LisaB@pva.org or (202) 416-7673.


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