Humanitarian Banquet Gives Out Award
COLUMBIA - The International Medical & Educational trust will hold the 17th annual humanitarian award banquet Friday.
This year's banquet is dedicated to honoring the teachers of Joplin, Missouri and raising funds for the children of Joplin who are recovering from the May 22, 2011 tornado. The humanitarian award will be given to Vicky Mielser, Ozark Center Vice President for Clinical Services, for her life time contributions to coordinating mental health services in the aftermath of disaster. The banquet will start at 6:30 pm at the Holiday Inn Executive Center in Columbia.