The following awards for were presented during the ASG Annual conference held in San Diego, CA July 16-19, 2015:
Chapter Newsletter of the Year Plano, TX Chapter
Chapter Website of the Year Placerville, CA Chapter
Chapter Growth Increase Central Savannah River (SC) Chapter
The 2015 Spirit Award was presented to San Diego Chapter member Rhoda Keegan in recognition of her ongoing commitment to the Armed Services YMCA of San Diego's Operation Kid Comfort. Over the past ten years, Rhoda has been responsible for the San Diego Chapter providing 5,500 of these unique comfort quilts for children of deployed military personnel. Each quilt includes photos of the deployed parent and beautiful fabric that relates to the child's age and gender. These quilts provide great comfort to the children while they are missing their parent.