ProAct CEO Steven Ditschler presented the “Elmer Bester Award” to George Thomas.

ProAct CEO Steven Ditschler presented the “Elmer Bester Award” to George Thomas.

The top Red Wing Service Award of 40 years to Larry Bale, left-center with Director Sally Ogren and Board Chair Jim Louwagie.

The top Red Wing Service Award of 40 years went to Larry Bale, left-center with Director Sally Ogren and Board Chair Jim Louwagie.

Mike Burgess in Eagan received a Congeniality Award at the Recognition Banquet.

Mike Burgess received a Congeniality Award at the Recognition Banquet.

Eagan's Zoua Her also received a Congeniality Award at the Recognition Banquet.

Eagan’s Zoua Her received a Congeniality Award at the Recognition Banquet.

Teresa Christ in Eagan celebrated 35 years of service to ProAct. Sue Carlson reached 40, but did not attend the banquet.

Teresa Christ in Eagan celebrated 35 years of service to ProAct. Sue Carlson reached 40, but did not attend the banquet.

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