Ellen Hirsch de Haan, Esq., an attorney with Becker & Poliakoff, P.A., in Largo, FL, was given the Outstanding Volunteer Service Award by Community Associations Institute (CAI) during the organization's 52nd Annual Conference and Exposition, May 1-3, in Dallas.
Hirsch de Haan, also named CAI's Recruiter of the Year, gained recognition as an Eagle Club (lifetime) recruiter by generating more than 150 new members. CAI membership stands at almost 16,000.
Other members recognized for exceptional recruitment include:
"These recruiters and our other 2003 award winners represent the foundation and enduring strength of CAI and the essence of volunteerism," said Chief Executive Officer Thomas M. Skiba. "Much like a community association, CAI depends on the commitment of its members and volunteer leaders. We are privileged to have more than our share of energetic, dedicated and talented members. We owe them our gratitude and thanks for going well above and beyond."
Other awards presented during the CAI conference included:
Headquartered in Alexandria, Va., CAI is national and chapter-based organization dedicated to fostering vibrant, effective and harmonious community associations. CAI members include community associations, individual homeowners, professional managers, management firms and businesses that provide a variety of products and services to community associations. More information on CAI and its 55 local, regional and state chapters is available at www.CAIonline.org or by calling (703) 548-8600.
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