I commend our honorees for working to solve the problems of today and meet the challenges of the future. Each of you represents America at it’s best getting things done and reinforcing our nations deepest values: community, responsibility and compassion.
President Bill Clinton, President’s Service Award; Washington, D.C.
Because you have dedicated yourself to reconnecting families who have been torn apart, and because you have taken your life to a higher level in the process, we honor you today as a recipient of the Use Your Life Award.
Oprah Winfrey, Oprah’s Angel Network Use Your Life Award, Chicago, IL
Bill Drayton, Founder, Ashoka: Innovators for the Public, Arlington, VA
I have officially taken you on as my hero. Your spirit has touched me like no other and inspired me to do great things. You’ve changed my belief and faith in the power of working with children.
Harmony Maiuk, Halton’s Children Aid Society, Ontario, Canada
In one half hour you have raised the bar and changed my way of thinking.
Peter Morgan, Bureau of Child & Family Services, Portland, ME
One should listen closely to Lynn Price. She is changing one of the toughest systems across North America. She is doing so by exercising the truly top social entrepreneur’s change jujitsu with confident humility.
Bill Drayton, Chair, Ashoka: Innovators for the Public
Lynn’s “Insights” are a gift to all who seek to be social entrepreneurs and agents for change. Her life and vibrant leadership of Camp To Belong are an inspiration. If you aren’t lucky enough to know Lynn, you can at least read her book. Her passion is contagious.
Marguerite W. Kondracke, President & CEO, America’s Promise Alliance
Lynn has crafted a masterpiece, that can be your definitive guide to turning your vision into your reality. Her approach and sage wisdom is refreshing in these times of change and challenge.
Mark LeBlanc, Author of Growing Your Business, / 2007-2008 President of the National Speaker’s Association
Your personal coaching has helped me look at my life with a new, exciting lens. I’m making clearer decisions as I continuously take steps to live a meaningful, fulfilling life. Thank you!
Sandi Woods, Sales Associate
Each time I hang up the phone with you, I start taking action. You encourage me to pick up the phone, immediately, and make progress toward my personal and professional goals.
Rick Schwartz, Business Owner
You inspire me and make me want to be a better person, and for that I am most grateful.
Elana Viner, Law Student, American University, Washington, D.C.