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2019 Financial Literacy Awards - Winners

2019 Award Winners [details]:

  • Volunteer of the Year: Katherine Early, VITA Volunteer
    Katherine’s genuine caring is apparent to clients as soon as they walk in the door. Her love for the work is evident in the way she advocates for her clients, maximizes their deductions and credits and patiently reviews their tax returns. In Katherine’s five years with OnTrack she has volunteered a remarkable 520 hours, filed 304 returns and completed 181 quality reviews. Please join us in congratulating Katherine, this year’s Volunteer of the Year! Click on her photo to read more about her.

  • The 2019 Credit Where Credit Is Due Award: Mountain Housing Opportunities.
    As we celebrated 45 years of helping people rewrite their financial stories, it was fitting to recognize our long-time partner Mountain Housing Opportunities and our rich history of working together to help people find affordable housing. OnTrack WNC helps’s MHO potential renters address credit problems and improve their credit scores to qualify for apartments. Their clients, who plan to purchase a home, attend our Homebuyer Education to learn skills, tools and resources to be successful. Click their photo to read more about them.

  • 2019 Clients of the Year: We honored three inspiring women for their money journeys and the privilege of working alongside them:
    o Marie Collins
    o Latoya Gardner
    o Brittany Ferguson

    Click on their photo to read more about them.

Special Thanks to our 2019 Luncheon Platinum Sponsors

                                                           These and additional sponsors are listed on Our Sponsors web page.

  • Anna Booraem
    Anna Booraem
  • Shanae Johnson
    Shanae Johnson
  • Wayne & Jodi Mott
    Wayne & Jodi Mott
  • William Raynor
    William Raynor
  • Lucia Daugherty
    Lucia Daugherty
  • Julie Perley
    Julie Perley
  • Bailey Gartman
    Bailey Gartman
  • Diana Honeycut
    Diana Honeycut
  • Lisa Gaskin
    Lisa Gaskin
  • Carmen Govea
    Carmen Govea
  • Kelly Jackson
    Kelly Jackson
  • Jordan Barlow
    Jordan Barlow
  • Susan Mosley
    Susan Mosley
  • Jessica Turner and Robert Forbes
    Jessica Turner and Robert Forbes
  • Amber Williams
    Amber Williams
  • Emily and Jordan Stanley
    Emily and Jordan Stanley
  • Marie Collins
    Marie Collins
  • Brittany Ferguson
    Brittany Ferguson
  • Latoya Gardner
    Latoya Gardner