2009 Azalea Awards

On April 25, 2009 at the Takoma Community Center, ten Takoma volunteers received Awards and a big vote of THANKS by the greater Takoma community.

The 2009 award winners were:

  • Takoma Spirit: The Recreation Committee and Department and the Street Festival
  • Community Activist: Kay Daniels-Cohen
  • Coach: Monica Ettinger
  • Arts: Sam and Bobbi Kittner
  • Green Takoma: SatJiwan Ikle-Khasa
  • School Activist: Ray Scannel
  • Superhero: John Hume
  • Business: Zoe Stern/S&A Beads
  • Educator: Mary Hochkeppel
  • Mentor: Becky Linafelt

We thank these Awardees and all who were nominated.  Their volunteer contributions are what makes Takoma Park a great place to live, play, work, shop, and go to school!