Community Spirit / News Archive

Tuesday, July 08, 2014


2014 Frist Humanitarian Award

Congratulations to Dr. Roland Powers, part of North Florida OB/GYN's Orange Park Division, on receiving the 2014 Frist Humanitarian Award in the physicians category!

Dr. Powers was the Commanding Officer in the 4th Medical Battalion, Marine Force, has served his country, community and the people of countless other countries throughout his entire career.  Dr. Powers' medical-based volunteer missions, selflessly serving those in need, have included trips to Palau (2010), Mercy Ship (July 2010), Morocco (2011), Hawaii (2012), Haiti and Alaska (2013).


OneJax Silver Medallion Humanitarian Award

Congratulations to Dr. William L. Cody on receivine the OneJax Silver Medallion Humanitarian Award.  OneJax is an Institute of the University of North Florida.  It is an interfaith organization that educates, advocates, and builds community to promote respect and understanding that will overcome bias, bigotry and oppression.  The Onejax vision is to be the catalyst that creates an inclusive community where difference is welcomed and celebrated.