April 1, 2014
SCAN and the Allies in Prevention Coalition honored six individuals for their work to prevent child abuse and protect families across Northern Virginia. The 12th Annual Allies in Prevention Awards were presented by emcee Leon Harris from ABC7, and began with a Keynote Address from Dr. Terry Morris, a NASA scientist who shared his personal experience as a child experiencing abuse, neglect and time in the foster care system.
The 2014 Allies in Prevention Award winners are Norka Antelo and Amalia Quinones from Alexandria, Dr. Heather Stowe from Arlington, Robin Hamby from Fairfax, Det. Bob Thompson from Loudoun and Gloria Washington from Prince William.