Oklahoma City - Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma
2016 Director’s Community Leadership Award Recipient
The Oklahoma City Division honors the Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma, which looks for ways to involve the community to solve the problem of childhood hunger. Founded in 1980 by Rodney W. Bivens, the organization recognizes that nutrition impacts a child’s health, behavior, and ability to succeed in school. Initiatives like the Food for Kids program provide children with a backpack filled with non-perishable, nutritious food to sustain them over weekends and school holidays.
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.”
2016 DCLA Winners
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