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Ark of Freedom Alliance’s 2019 Resilience Awards

November 20, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Join Ark of Freedom Alliance for the 2019 Resilience Awards and enjoy a night of live music, and an ecclectic array of mouth-watering food and craft beverages as we honor a diverse group of Survivors and law enforcement-change agents from across South Florida who are contributing to the resilience of their communities in deep and meaningful ways.

Proceeds from event will fund the newly established Matthew C. White Memorial Fund and earmarked to administer and deliver trauma resolution, case management and care coordination of recovery housing and supportive services for male and LGBTQ+ survivors of human trafficking, sexual, domestic and other forms of violence.  Sponsorship investments now available. Contact Nathan Earl by calling (954) 778-2871, or via email to nathan.earl@aofalliance.org for more information. 

2019 Resilience Award Recipients

“More than a Conqeror” category: Shanika Ampah and Matthew C. White (posthumous)

“Iron Maiden” category: Theresa Kennedy

“Law Enforcement Family” category: Major Hubert, Yinay, Adrian and Eva Ruiz Family (Hialeah Police Department – Citrus Health Network)

“Individual Law Enforcer” category: Detective Debrah Levy (Hollywood Police Department)

“Task Force” category: Palm Beach County Human Trafficking Task Force

Learn more about our work by visiting www.aofalliance.org. Ark of Freedom Alliance is a federally certificed 501c3 organization, and Florida-regsitered non-profit, EIN: 82-2572698.

  • Shanika Ampah

    Shanika Ampah

    Guiding Light Outreach, Kristi House Project GOLD; University of Miami More than a Conqueror award recipient
  • Major Hubert, Yinay, Adrian and Eva Ruiz Family

    Major Hubert, Yinay, Adrian and Eva Ruiz Family

    Hialeah Police Department Law Enforcement Family award recipients
  • Palm Beach Human Trafficking Task Force

    Palm Beach Human Trafficking Task Force

    Task Force Resilience Award recipient
  • Theresa Kennedy

    Theresa Kennedy

    Florida Department of Children and Families Iron Maiden Resilience Award recipient
  • Detective Debra Levy

    Detective Debra Levy

    Hollywood Police Department Individual Law Enforcer Resilence Awardee
  • Matthew Conor White

    Matthew Conor White

    Social Work Student More than a Conqueror award recipient


November 20, 2019
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Broward County Police Benevolent Association
2650 W State Rd 84, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312 US
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Ark of Freedom Alliance
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