2020 Pennsylvania Legal Aid Network Excellence Awards Rescheduled for September 9, 2020

PLAN Excellence AwardPennsylvania Legal Aid Network, Inc. is pleased to announce that the 2020 PLAN Excellence Awards has been rescheduled and will be held Wednesday, September 9, 2020 at the Hilton Harrisburg. The times of the event remain the same with a reception beginning at 5:00 PM and the banquet beginning at 6:00 PM. 

The 2020 Excellence Awards were originally scheduled to be held on March 31, 2020 but were postponed due to the current COVID-19 pandemic and the statewide mitigation efforts that were enacted to save lives and stop the spread of the virus.

The 2020 Excellence Awards will now precede PLAN’s annual statewide conference which is scheduled to take place September 10-11, 2020 at the Hilton Harrisburg. 

PLAN looks forward to honoring the following at the rescheduled event: 

  • Wesley C. Allen, Esq. 
    Senior Attorney, Family Advocacy Unit • Community Legal Services • Philadelphia, PA
  • Mardi Busanus 
    Volunteer • Legal Aid of Southeastern Pennsylvania • Doylestown, PA
  • El Comité de Apoyo a los Trabajadores Agrícolas (CATA) 
    El Comité de Apoyo a los Trabajadores Agrícolas (The Farmworkers Support Committee) • Kennett Square, PA
  • Robert Damewood, Esq. 
    Staff Attorney • Regional Housing Legal Services • Pittsburgh, PA
  • Erin Guay 
    Paralegal • Pennsylvania Health Law Project • Pittsburgh, PA
  • Samuel R. Grego, Esq. 
    Principal • Dickie McCamey, & Chilcote, P.C. • Pittsburgh, PA
  • Gabriele Miller-Wagner 
    Administrative Assistant, Pro Bono Department • Pennsylvania Bar Association • Harrisburg, PA
  • Matthew S. Rich, Esq. 
    Staff Attorney • MidPenn Legal Services • Harrisburg, PA
  • Joan M. Tutak, Esq.  
    Senior Attorney • Neighborhood Legal Services • Butler, PA

In addition, the Pennsylvania Legal Aid Network is honored to present the 
Outstanding Leadership In Support of Legal Services Award  to: 

  • Samuel W. Milkes, Esq.
    Executive Director Emeritus, Pennsylvania Legal Services Network, Inc.

Additional details regarding event registration will be forthcoming. In the meantime, please save the date(s).

Please contact Christine Kirby (ckirby@nlsa.us) or Natalie Bogerman (nbogerman@palegalaid.net) if you require additional information or have any questions. 


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