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DAO Awards & Recognitions 2014

I want to thank everyone who participated in the 3rd Annual DAO Awards that was held at the Columbus Crew Stadium.  It was fun to see everyone together and enjoy the evening spent watching MLS Soccer.  Congratulations to all our deserving award winners and to our FIRST 25 year longevity award recipient, Dick Groves.  The flame of DARE continues to burn brightly in our communities and hearts.  Plans are underway for next year’s big award event.  More information to follow. 

Have you been to the DAO website lately?  Check it out!  www.dare-oh.org   We continue to update the website with the latest DAO happenings to keep everyone informed with conference activities as well as planned special events.

The Strength of DAO comes from its membership.  Contact your district rep today and ask how you can get involved!

Sgt. Don Wilson
President, DARE Association of Ohio

Congratulations to the 2014 Award Winners!
5 yr Carrie Oneil
5 Year Award Carrie Oneil
10yr Ken Klayer
10 Year Award Ken Klayer
10yr Robin
10 Year Award Robin Short
10yr Sharon Centner
10 Year Award Sharon Centner
20yr Rick
20 Year Award Rick Crossen
25yr Dick Groves
25 Year Award Dick Groves
officer of the year don poney
Officer of the Year Don Poney
Educator of the Year Sandy Kahoe
Law Enforcement Executive of the Year Chief Kruithoff