Norman Borlaug Humanitarian Award

Community Partners of Dallas wins Borlaug Award

The Norman Borlaug Humanitarian Award is given annually to a 501(c)(3) organization doing extraordinary work helping others and making a difference in the world. The award is named for the late Norman Borlaug, PhD, an agronomist who was known as “the man who saved billions of lives” for his revolutionary approach to plant breeding that radically changed agriculture. Vizient selected Community Partners of Dallas as the winner of the award in 2019.

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The American Fallen Soldiers Project

U.S. Army Specialist Dane Balcon honored

The American Fallen Soldiers Project is an independent organization formed in 2007 to help provide comfort and healing to the grieving families of our fallen military. Vizient partners with this organization to present the family of a fallen loved one an original portrait by artist Phil Taylor. In 2018, Vizient selected the family of U.S. Army Specialist Dane Balcon as the American Fallen Soldiers Project recipient for this year.

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