Annual Awards

Award Nomination Letter

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VERONICA GILLIGAN/ANNE YEADON MERITORIOUS ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

This award is given to someone who has made an outstanding contribution in the work with persons in New York State who are visually impaired.

Previous Awardees

2020 - Not Awarded

2019 - Lindsay Orcutt

2018 - Chris Russell

GEORGE E. KEANE AWARD

This award is given to someone who has worked with people who are visually impaired for a minimum of 20 years at the time of the presentatio. Through the years this award has been given to men and women whose work has been of benefit to New York State and has influenced the national scene.

Previous Awardees

2020 - Not Awarded

2019 - Not Awarded

2018 - Not Awarded

NAT SEAMAN RECOGNITION AWARD

This award is given to someone who has made an outstanding contribution in work with people with visual impairments in New York State. This contribution may have been made at any level of service and has included volunteers, legislators, eye care professionals and support staff.

Previous Awardees

2020 - Not Awarded

2019 - Paul Geraci

2018 - Gregory Santamoor

ANN RANGE CHILDREN'S AWARD

This award is given to a person who has demonstrated dedication and commitment to teaching and advocating for the needs of children who are blind and visually impaired in New York State.

Previous Awardees

2020 - Not Awarded

2019 - Not Awarded

2018 - Jonathan Hooper