City of Glendale Mayor’s Commendation
Glendale, California

“With appreciation for your distinguished leadership and dedication as Founder of the Hands & Words Are Not For Hurting Project®. This project helps to educate students and their families about their moral and legal right to live free of abuse and violence. I highly commend your outstanding efforts to make Glendale a safer, healthier place to live and work.”
– Laura Friedman, Mayor January 17, 2012