Advertising Manager LORI RIEGEL, MJEd, of the ARIZONA JEWISH POST has won a 2014 Excellence in Advertising Award from the Arizona Newspaper Association for Best Special Section (third place) for “Shop Downtown 2013,” which appeared in the Nov. 8, 2013 issue.
The COMMUNITY FOOD BANK OF ARIZONA is a beneficiary of a 2-for-1 matching grant from Bank of America. Through Dec. 31, for every $1 donated to Feeding America’s “Give a Meal” hunger campaign, the Bank of America Charitable Foundation will give $2 more. Donations can be made at www.bankfoamerica.com/give. Use the “Honor Gift” button to designate your gift as a Project Isaiah contribution and request that an email be sent to [email protected] (Jane Scott at the Jewish Community Relations Council of the Jewish Federation of Southern Arizona).
SUSAN FULTON has been named a vice president of TUCSON ORIGINALS RESTAURANTS. Fulton, who is co-owner of Gourmet Girls Gluten-Free Bakery and Bistro, will become president of the organization in 2016.
The YMCA OF SOUTHERN ARIZONA will hold a Centennial Celebration on Oct. 29. The Y will induct more than 100 people, groups and organizations from the past 100 years to its inaugural Hall of Fame, including Mike Cracovaner, David Ollanick, Donald Pitt and the late Sol Resnick. The event will be held at the Westin La Paloma at 5 p.m. For more information, visit http://tucsonymca.org/specialEvents.cfm.