2014 Salute to Excellence Finalists

Congratulations to this year's finalists!

Frist Foundation Revenue Development Award

  • Nashville Opera Association
  • The Contributor
  • Nashville Film Festival

Frist Foundation Team Building Award

  • Council on Aging, COA Leadership Council
  • Bethlehem Centers of Nashville, The Greater Charlotte Hot Lunch Cooperative
  • Tennessee Alliance for Legal Services, Online Tennessee Justice

Frist Foundation Innovation in Action Award

  • Nashville Public Library Foundation: Limitless Libraries
  • The Conservancy for the Parthenon and Centennial Park: Musicians Corner
  • Tennessee Foreign Language Institute: ESL to Go

Baptist Healing Trust Access to Care Award

  • Tennessee Emergency Medical Services for Children
  • End Slavery Tennesseee: Aftercare for Survivors of Human Trafficking
  • Siloam Family Health Center: Tennessee Refugee Medical Screening Program

Baptist Healing Trust Compassionate Care Award

  • Pastoral Counseling Centers of Tennessee
  • Nashville CARES

Bank of America CEO of the Year Award

  • Gatluak Thach, Nashville International Center for Empowerment
  • Marsha Edwards, Martha O'Bryan Center
  • Carl Carlson, Men of Valor

KraftCPAs Board Member of the Year Award

  • Susan Masie, Best Buddies
  • James Johnson, Room in the Inn's Campus for Human Development
  • E. Warner Bass, Friends of Warner Parks

SunTrust Bank CFO of the Year Award [*NEW AWARD*]

  • Annabelle Cruz, Family and Children's Service
  • Phillip Many, YWCA
  • Donna Center, Sexual Assault Center

Memorial Foundation Leadership Award

  • Soles4Souls
  • Arts and Business Council
  • Welcome Home Ministries

Diversified Trust New Generations Award [*NEW AWARD*]

  • Hands On Nashville: Youth Leadership Campaign
  • Adventure Science Center: Way Late Play Date
  • W.O. Smith Nashville Community Music School: The FireBall

Erie Chapman Servant's Heart Award

  • Suzanne Harrison, CASA Inc.
  • Kellye Byrn, Alive Hospice
  • Rebecca Swift, Siloam Family Health Center

Piedmont Natural Gas Sustainable Practices Award [*NEW AWARD*]

  • Progress Inc.: SmART! Scrap Made Art Supplies
  • Hands On Nashville: Sustainability Program
  • The Nashville Food Project: Garden, Kitchen and Meal Delivery Sustainable Practices