Heather White and Tops Markets will receive the Macsherry Family Community Spirit Awards at the kickoff luncheon of the United Way of NNY on Tuesday Sept. 13.
The luncheon will be held at the Best Western/Savory Restaurant from 11:30 am to 1 p.m. Tickets are $20. To RSVP, call Greta Schrader at the United Way at 788-5631.
The Macsherry awards recognize an individual and business that have played significant roles in supporting area nonprofits. Other recognitions will go to the Northern Regional Center for Independent Living and employees from Samaritan Health Systems for their support of the United Way.
The annual campaign video will also be premiered.
Tops stores in Watertown, Adams and Lowville are being recognized for their significant increase in employee support of the United Way. Mrs. White is being recognized for her support of area nonprofits and her role in establishing the Women of Grace Widows Fund that provides micro-loans to women in Malawi, Africa.