Monday, July 28, 2008

Congratulations to Betty Currier!

Betty Currier, founding director of Leatherstocking Education on Alcoholism Foundation (LEAF) is one of six Americans to be named by the Johnson Institute as a 2008 America Honors Recovery Honoree. This national award honors individuals who have overcome their own experiences with addiction in order to contribute to their community and the recovery movement. Betty is a current board member of Friends of Recovery of Delaware & Otsego County and a consultant to the Council on Addictions of New York State. On September 25th she will be honored with five others during a luncheon held at the National Press Club in Washington, DC.

Congratulations, Betty! We're lucky to have such a committed and energetic advocate right here in the Leatherstocking region.

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