Miami - Coalition for Independent Living Options

2016 Director’s Community Leadership Award Recipient

FBI Director James Comey presents Miami Division recipient Coalition for Independent Living Options (represented by Brandy Macaluso-Owens) with the Director’s Community Leadership Award (DCLA) at a ceremony at FBI Headquarters on April 28, 2017.

Brandy Macaluso-Owens accepts the Director’s Community Leadership Award on behalf of the Coalition for Independent Living Options. Select image to view larger/download

The Miami Division honors the Coalition for Independent Living Options (CILO), a non-profit organization that advocates on behalf of people with disabilities, providing them with direct services and support that promote their independence. These services include restraining order assistance, court accompaniment, housing assistance, and emergency financial assistance. CILO also provides training on human trafficking, domestic violence, cyber bullying, and sexual assault.

FBI Director Recognizes Distinguished Community Leaders

In a ceremony at FBI Headquarters on April 28, 2017, Director James B. Comey recognized the recipients of the 2016 Director’s Community Leadership Award. These leaders, selected by their area FBI field office, have demonstrated outstanding contributions to their local communities through service. The FBI is grateful for the work of each of these individuals and organizations on behalf of their communities.

“This year’s honorees have distinguished themselves in remarkable ways through their hard work, their leadership, and their strength of character," said Director Comey. “Time and again, today's award recipients have put others before themselves.”

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2016 DCLA Winners

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