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Elizabeth Watkins Community Caring Awards

Photo of Elizabeth WatkinsAs a tribute to the caring spirit of philanthropist Elizabeth Miller Watkins, and as an expression of thanks to those who mirror her generosity, we proudly present the Elizabeth Watkins Community Caring award to individuals, businesses and LMH Health associates.

Each year, the LMH Health Foundation recognizes those people and businesses who have provided unique and significant service to the hospital and the association.


2019

Business: P1 Group, Inc.

Individuals: Dolph and Pam Simons, Becky Gibson, Rodger and Sheryl Henry

Employees: Dr. Stephen Myrick and Dr. Charles Yockey


2018

Businesses: Capital Federal Foundation and The Sunderland Foundation

Individuals: Dana and Sue Anderson, William "Bill" H. Coil, Carolie and the late William "Bill" Hoagland, and Kay and Monte Johnson

Employees: Marla Potter, Cory Wapp, and LMH Auxiliary


2017

Businesses: Briggs Auto of Lawrence, Great Plains Media and McDonald’s of Lawrence

Individuals: Cindy Sargent and Val Stella

Employees: Liz Botkin and Liv Frost


2016

Businesses: Assists Foundation, Edmonds Duncan, Intrust and LMH Pathology

Individuals: Faye Jones, Kurt von Achen, Tandy Reussner, the Bob Moore Family, and Carol and Sherry Schaub

Employees: Margie Brummet and Gene Meyer


2015

Businesses: Dale Willey Automotive, Lawrence Emergency Medicine Associates, Sandbar/Sandbar Subs and Sigma Nu Fraternity

Individuals: Chris Barteldes, Richard Orchard, M.D., Jackie Schmalberg, Mary Jane Grinter and Kathleen Hall

Employees: Kelly Hilmes and Greg Windholz


2014

Businesses: Cork & Barrel (Jon and Alicia Smiley) and Ellena Honda (John and Cathy Ellena)

Individuals: Lorna Allen, Reaumur Donnally, Nancy Ezell, and Dick and Kakie Raney

Employee: Janice Seymour


2013

Individuals: Mark Gonzales, Jim and Bonnie Schwartzburg

Businesses: O’Malley Beverage, The Write Design

Employee: Becki Carl Stutz


2012

Individuals: Beverly Smith Billings and Dianna Nelson

Businesses: Byrnes Pharmacy, Criticare

Employee: Lew Nolan

2011

Individuals: Dr. Phillip and Phoebe Godwin, Donna Osness

Businesses: Stan and Lois Zaremba and Scott and Darby Zaremba/Zarco, Byron Springer/Barber Emerson

Employee: Allyson Leland


2010

Individuals: William Dann, Connie Sollars

Businesses: Lawrence Plastic Surgery, Bill and Marlene Penny/Penny’s Concrete

Employee: Betty Moles


2009

Individuals: Don Johnston, Ron and Dorothy McGregor

Businesses: Commerce Bank, John Gladman Photography

Employee: Karin Feltman


2008

Individuals: Ross and Marianna Beach, Joanne Hurst

Businesses: Miles Schnaer/ Crown Automotive, Dave Bach/Das Autohaus


2007

Individuals: Bea Carlson, Jan McCullough

Businesses: Huxtable and Associates, The World Company