Joan White, 11-Alive Community Service Award

Thursday, April 3, 2008, Hyatt Regency Hotel, Atlanta, Georgia

Joan was recognized for founding and serving as the director of the Lighthouse Lymphedema Network of Greater Atlanta, GA.

“Thank you 11 Alive for this award and giving Lymphedema a voice at this fabulous occasion. To all the 11 Alive winners, you are the backbone of creativity and leadership in our community. May I say, “Hats off to each of you for your volunteerism and sense of community spirit”. May all who listen to this telecast, be inspired to step forward and find a cause that lifts your heart. Humor keeps us “happy”. Volunteerism keeps us focused and gives us rewards beyond description! Friends are our gifts along life’s journey. Family is our true reward. My sincere thanks for this honor.”