Albertina Kerr Names Mary Lago the 2019 Recipient of the Joyce Manougian Lifetime Achievement Award
The award is given to individuals who have given significant long-term leadership and service to the mission of Albertina Kerr, which seeks to empower people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and mental health challenges lead self-determined lives and reach their full potential. Over her many years of service to the nonprofit, Lago served on the Albertina Kerr Foundation Board of Trustees including two years as board of trustees chair, the Kerr Executive Committee and as co-chair of the Community Promise Campaign which raised $11 million dollars and allowed for further expansion to the children’s mental health campus in Gresham.
“I am very proud to receive this award, but I am also very humbled. I stand among a tremendous group of people who have done so much to bring many services to those in our community in need,” said Lago.