DFW Airport earns awards for 2012 United Way Campaign

Tim McKinney, CEO of Tarrant County United Way, presented four awards to Dallas Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) for their 2012 campaign.

“On behalf of United Way of Tarrant County, I just want to say DFW runs a wonderful campaign out here,” McKinney said. “We appreciate everybody’s efforts.”

The awards included the following:

1. The DFW Golf Tournament, which raised $240,000, was the largest money raiser for Tarrant County.

2. Innovation Award for the Strive for Five Campaign. Forty percent of DFW employees participated in the program.

3. MVP Campaign Manager Award to Barbara Pack, community relations specialist, public affairs.

4. Industry Leader Bi-County award for running the largest campaign, which contributed$400,000.

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Elaine Paniszczyn
Elaine Paniszczyn earned a degree in Journalism with English as a second major from East Texas A&M in Commerce. She taught journalism in Midland and Lewisville for 23 years. After retiring last year, she put her skills to work for Rambler Newspapers. Her pastimes are reading, dancing, traveling, and spending time with friends and her dog Prissy.