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Blacksmith Honored by Compañeros en Salud

Lulu Blacksmith

Waubonsee Community College Director of Governmental and Multicultural Affairs Lulu Blacksmith, of Geneva, was honored with the Rosanne Poss Spirit Award by Compañeros en Salud/Partners in Health at the group’s annual Mission Awards breakfast in December. This award recognizes an individual who advocates for and continually strives to support the Hispanic community and other diverse groups.

Blacksmith actually founded the nonprofit Compañeros en Salud/Partners in Health in 1999, with the mission of providing the Hispanic community and other diverse groups with the means to access resources and services for their health and well-being.