Joan Whitenack Named 'Humanitarian of the Decade'

The longtime executive director of the Foothill Unity Center will be recognized as 'Humanitarian of the Decade' at the Golden Plate Awards.

Joan Whitenack's years of service with the will be recognized at the 14th Annual Golden Plate Awards next month when she'll be named one of two "Humanitarians of the Decade."

Sharing the honor with Ray Wheeler, will be honored at a luncheon at the Pasadena Convention Center on Friday, Sept. 21 at 6 p.m.

Whitenack of Foothill Unity earlier this year after running the organization for 16 years.

Tickets to the event are $125 per person. A full list of sponsorship opportunities is attached to this story.

Mary Ann Lutz August 22, 2012 at 03:33 AM
Joan Whitenack dedicated herself 1000% to the Foothill Unity Center for 16 years! She is very deserving of this honor and much more! Thank you Joan for all you have done for our community!
Ralph Walker August 22, 2012 at 04:57 AM
In this world apathy and lack of compassion Joan stands tall she answered the call helping others when others looked the other way.


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