2020 Awards Winners

1. Feureisen-I. T. Rockman Award – Dr. Harvey Bloom Post 256 (TALO)

2. Ben Kaufman Award  – Dr. Harvey Bloom Post 256 (TALO)

3. Wolfson Award  –  Dr. Harvey Bloom Post 256 (TALO)

4. National Commander’s Award – Manhattan-Cooper-LTC Epstein-Florence Greenwald Post 1

5. Judge Lawrence Gubow Memorial Award  – PNC Ira Novoselsky (MA)

6. Joseph Demiany Memorial Award  – Department of Massachusetts

7. Post-9/11 Veteran Support Award  – Manhattan-Cooper-LTC Epstein-Florence Greenwald Post 1

8. Recruiter of the Year Award  – PNC Maxwell Colon (CA) & Honorable Mention for Rabbi  Ari Montana (CA)

9. Edward D. Blatt Award  –  Furer-Barag-Wolf Post 126 (NJ)

10. Brenner – Jaffee Memorial Awards

a. Best Monthly Publication  –  Dr. Harvey Bloom Post 256 (TALO)

b. Best Bi-Monthly Publication   –

c. Best Quarterly Publication  –  Department of Florida – The Florida Veteran

d. Best Weekly E-newsletter – Department of Massachusetts – Shabbat Shalom

11. Outstanding Email Newsletter Award  –  Martin Hochster Memorial 755 (TALO), Honorable Mention Albert S. Aronovitz Post 373 (FL)

12. Most Improved Online Engagement Award

a. Facebook  –   Dr. Harvey Bloom Post 256 (TALO)

b. Website  –  Department of Florida

13. Post Growth Award

a. Small Posts  – 4 – 15 members  –  Fort Hood 795 – Dept. of TALO (+5)

b. Medium Posts – 15 – 30 members  –  Marsack-Feldman Post #145 – Dept. of Wisconsin (+4)

c. Large Posts  – 31–50 members  – Major Gary Grant Post 680 – Dept. of California (+21)

d. Bountiful Posts – 51 members and up  –  Atlanta Bicentennial Post #112 – Dept. of the SE (+44)

14. Isadore Heiman – Al Berger Award  –

15. Murray L. Rosen Award   – Colonel Nelson L Mellitz, USAF, Ret.

16. Museum Awards

a. Post with the greatest number of museum members  –  South Philadelphia Post 98 (10 Museum Members) (PA)

b. Post with the highest percentage of museum members  –  Milton L. Finel Post 389 (88%) (NY)

c. Department with the greatest number of museum members  –  TALO (56 Museum Members)

d. Department with the highest percentage of museum members  –  TALO (12%)

The 2021 Awards guidelines will be available in May 2021, contact Harrison Heller with questions about the Awards Program.

Award Winners Gallery

Nassau-Suffolk County Council, NY

Joseph Demiany Memorial Award

Scottsdale Post 210

Brenner-Jaffee Memorial Award

Furer-Barag- Wolf Post 126

Edward D. Blatt Award

North Shore Post 29

Post Growth Award

Venice Post 941

Post Growth Award

Department of Michigan

Most Improved Online Engagement