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City of Destiny Awards Ceremony

June 14 @ 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Mayor Victoria Woodards and the City Council will recognize Tacoma’s top volunteers during this year’s 33rd annual City of Destiny Awards on Friday, June 14, 2019, from 5 to 7:30 PM. The event will take place at the STAR Center (3873 S. 66th St. in Tacoma). The event will include a 5 PM meet and greet with the awards ceremony following at 6 PM in Journey Hall. All nominated individuals and award winners will be recognized during the ceremony.The 2019 City of Destiny Award recipients are:Adult Leadership Michelle McLeanYouth Leadership Adam MaxonLifetime Service Frank and Annette BannonYouth Service Victoria LeEconomic Development Amber ShirkGroup Pierce County Medical Reserve CorpsEquity and Empowerment Brendan NelsonDisability Advocate Mary Hart-FurmanEnvironmental Sustainability Scott MurdockEducation & Youth Development – Youth Jacob FuquaEducation & Youth Development – Adult Sue LittleHomeless Advocacy Tacoma Pierce County Coalition to End Homelessness, and Tacoma New Life Presbyterian ChurchAbout the City of Destiny Awards Program Since 1987, the City of Tacoma has honored more than 200 outstanding local volunteers through its City of Destiny Awards program. The City of Destiny Awards program is spearheaded by a City Council appointed City Events and Recognitions Committee comprised of local community leaders from a broad array of backgrounds and areas of expertise. This committee develops the City of Destiny Awards nomination tools and selection criteria, selects the City of Destiny Awards winners and plans the annual City of Destiny Awards event.The City of Destiny Awards event is also covered by TV Tacoma and aired on both the Click! and Comcast systems and online.For more information, visit


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