2023 Community Impact Awards Nominees:
LIVE UNITED AWARD
This award recognizes an individual whose exceptional leadership, passion and engagement is improving the lives of individual and families in our community today and for future generations.
- Ashley Butler
- Jim Allen
- Jim Gravitt
- Kent & Kathy Oyler
- Maggie Harlow
COMMUNITY CORNERSTONE AWARD
This award recognizes a company who is ‘all-in’ in its support of the community and Metro United Way, generating impact through its financial investments, leadership and employee engagement, and volunteer participation.
- Bowles Mattress Company
- Fifth Third Bank
- Louisville Water Company
- Republic Bank
CHANGING THE NARRATIVE AWARD
This award recognizes a company, organization or individual who has been critical in advancing Metro United Way’s ability to elevate the awareness of equity-related issues and improve equitable outcomes in the community through contributions of time, energy, ideas and financial support.
- Alisia McClain (Future of Work Initiative)
- Elizabeth Byron (Bellarmine)
- LG&E KU and Foundation
- Mary Hall (California Neighborhood)
This award recognizes an individual or organization who, in partnership with Metro United Way, is changing lives and our community through innovation, persistence and passion.
- Barbara Perks (Wesley House)
- Josh Kornberg (Caesars Foundation)
- Kristen Williams (Play Cousins Collective)
- Markesha Smith (The Sparrow House)
- New Directions Housing Corporation