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Inter-Faith Ministries announces humanitarian award winners

  • The Wichita Eagle
  • Published Friday, May 9, 2014, at 10:52 a.m.

Inter-Faith Ministries, a social service agency dedicated to helping many of Wichita’s more vulnerable people, has chosen whom they will honor for doing that kind of work in 2014.

Recipients of Inter-Faith’s Annual Humanitarian awards for the past year, according to a prepared statement from the Ministries, are:

• Peace by Piece Award – Ben Grisamore, for his work with homeless people and those returning to the community after incarceration.

• Leadership through Faith Award – Saajan Bhakta, creator of the organization PovSolve, a not-for-profit that addresses hunger.

• Spirit of Faith Award – Junior League of Wichita, for its work to combat child abuse through education to understand and recognize it.

• Light of Faith Award – Keisha Humphries, Director of Via Christi Cancer Center, who helps patients, families, and supporters by changing lives and offering hope.

• Golden Rule Award – The Law Company, for making a difference to adults with disabilities who attend the Adult Day Services at Catholic Charities.

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