Virtual Awards Luncheon 2020
The Stand Up for STANDING FIRM Awards Luncheon brings leaders of the business community together to reaffirm their commitment to address partner violence in the workplace and to support survivors
Employer of the Year
Accepting his year’s Employer of the Year Award was President and CEO, Laura Shapira Karet of Giant Eagle. Giant Eagle was recognized for the significant action steps made by the company this year to address partner violence in the workplace.
Champion(s) of the Year
Our 2020 Champion of the Year Award was presented to Heidi Ondek, EdD, Superintendent and Executive Director of Western Pennsylvania School for Blind Children for her dedication and commitment to bringing awareness to partner violence in the workplace.
Keynote Speaker, Rachel Louise Snyder, Author of No Visible Bruises shared her powerful and captivating message- highlighting the critical importance of the business community and all communities coming together to address partner violence.
Thank you to our sponsors
We wish to offer a special thank you to our naming sponsors, UPMC Health Plan & Magee Women’s Hospital, without whom this event would not be possible.
To all our sponsors, donors and friends – we deeply appreciate and value your continued support, and we look forward to continuing our work with you over the coming months and years.