FALL MEMORIAL CEREMONY, at National
The annual Memorial Ceremony is held by ARCOA every fall in the outdoor Memorial garden of the national headquarters
of the American Red Cross. This year's September 21 ceremony saw more than 30 Red Cross staff members help with the
planning, preparation, and actual service. Per ARCOA President Debby Griffith MacSwain, "We could not have done it by
Current SEPA CEO Judge Renee Cardwell Hughes presents Mary Robertson Ives with a SAF Legacy Award before her
fellow members of the American Red Cross Retirees Association Eastern Pennsylvania Unit.
And another Condict Award to Jane Happle Drake for the countless number of hours expended and her expertise in
completing the Amendments to ARCOA's Constitution and By-Laws.
STATE HONOR; PUBLISHED BOOK; MAGAZINE ARTICLE
All Happening for ARCOAN Joan Puffer Kotcher
The State of Michigan honored one of its daughters, Joan Puffer Kotcher, on December 7, 2011 when its 96th
Legislature awarded her a certificate of Special Tribute.