Dallas Historical Society presents 2016 Awards for Excellence in Community Service
The Board of Trustees of the Dallas Historical Society will be presenting the 2016 Awards for Excellence (AFE) in Community Service. This honor is bestowed on selected recipients who have demonstrated generosity of spirit, civic leadership, and ability to encourage community-wide participation in a particular phase of the growth of the city. The recipients will be honored at the 35th AFE luncheon.
Former award recipients Gail and Robert Hyer Thomas will serve as 2016 honorary co-chairs. With distinguished professional and volunteer careers in the humanities, urban planning, education and the law, Gail and Bob Thomas have long represented the best of civic participation in Dallas. Mary Suhm and Veletta Forsythe Lill are the 2016 event co-chairs, with Louise Caldwell as advisor/coordinator.