Leave A Legacy Voices of Giving Annual Awards set for June 19

Leave A Legacy will hosts its 11th Voices of Giving Annual Awards -- The " Jewels of our Communities" June 19 at the Portage Country Club from 4 to 6 p.m. The event pays tribute to individuals in Summit, Portage and Medina Counties who out of selflessness, generosity and foresight have chosen to leave a bequest or planned gift to their favorite charity.

The following have been nominated:

Kerri Bowman -- nominated by Pawsibilities, Humane Society of Greater Akron

Jim and Maureen Kovach -- nominated by Western Reserve Public Media

Dave and Pat Kraninger -- nominated by Walsh Jesuit High School

Susan Moore -- nominated by Maguire Legal Group

Leave A Legacy Summit/Portage/Medina is a national program to encourage people from all walks of life to make a bequest or planned d to their favorite charity. Leave A Legacy was founded in March 2002. For more information, contact Marlene Dunford, founder/project manager at 330-633-6995 or MarleneDun@msn.com.