Penny Lane has honored Dr. Barry Leonard, O.D with the Blue Skies Award in recognition of dedicated service to the affairs of the community. And for the civic pride demonstrated by numerous contributions for the benefit of all the citizens of Los Angeles County.
For the last 18 years, Penny Lane Centers has awarded the Blue Skies Award to individuals who epitomize what hope is about.
In awarding Dr. Leonard with this honor, Penny Lane said:
“Despite the cloudy and sometimes, dark days, there will soon be Blue Skies to empower our youth and provide hope to our families; in that vein, Penny Lane has selected someone each year to honor at their annual event.
Dr. Leonard has selflessly donated his time, energy and efforts in providing philanthropic and community outreach and supported Penny Lane’s toy drive consistently. He and his staff have been visible examples of what community, engagement and collaboration is all about.”
Penny Lane thanked Dr. Barry Leonard for being a wonderful role model for our children and youth.
About Penny Lane Centers: Penny Lane provides an array of social services; from Mental Health to Permanent Supportive Housing. Several employees and clients were on hand to share how Penny Lane has impacted their lives and fostered hope. With over 6,000 individuals receiving services on a monthly basis in communities throughout Los Angeles, Penny Lane continues to be an innovative and responsive community partner for children, youth and families. www.pennylane.org