September 14, 2016

Volunteers of America DePreist Award for Excellence Honors Gary R. Maffei

Gary R. Maffei was honored on Friday September 9 at the Portland Art Museum with the DePreist Award for Excellence, given to honorees who have made Portland and Oregon a better place to live, work, and grow. (James and Ginette DePreist were the inaugural recipients, recognized for civic values and a commitment to our community.) Maffei has spent his life “doing good” in his hometown of Portland, supporting nonprofit organizations including CASA, Our House, OMSI, The Grotto, and others. He was also the founding Chairman of the Oregon Ballet Theater.streaming After Porn Ends 2 2017

The Honorable Governor Kate Brown helped open the ceremony and the keynote speaker was Ann Curry, an Emmy Award-winning journalist from Oregon. Arnerich Massena employees attended the Volunteers of America DePreist Award for Excellence event to support Gary Maffei and all that he has done for the people of Oregon over his lifetime; you can view our photos below.

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