The Arc Alliance Awards

Celebrating Champions of the Disability Community

The Arc Alliance Awards celebrate champions of the disability community.  Leaders who have achieved excellence in the area of disabilities who embody our mission and promote our values.

Admittance to this event requires a ticket, and tickets will not be available for purchase at the door.

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Announcing our 2024 Winners

Senator Bob Casey

U.S. Senator Bob Casey

Vincent J. Fitzpatrick Humanitarian Award

This award is presented to an individual who has demonstrated lifelong achievements in the area of developmental disabilities and has contributed to significant improvement of the lives of people with developmental disabilities.  This is The Arc Alliance’s most prestigious award.

Mike Owens

Mike Owens

Edward Sickles III Advocacy Award

This award is given to a person in the community who has demonstrated leadership and persistence in the effort to advocate for empowering persons with developmental disabilities.

Natalie Wallace

Natalie Wallace

Francesco A. Mascaro Citizenship Award

This award goes to an individual organization or business in the community that exemplifies Frank Mascaro’s compassion, generosity, and extraordinary work supporting and or advocating for individuals with intellectual disabilities.

Shane Popiny

Shane Popiny

Self-Advocate Award

This award goes to an individual who has risen above the challenges of their life and have not only advocated for themselves but have strived to support and help others in their community.

Representative Matt Bradford

House Majority Leader Matt Bradford

CEO Award

This award goes to an individual selected by the CEO to be honored in gratitude for their service to people with disabilities.

The Arc Alliance Awards

Thursday, March 14, 2024

6 to 8pm

The Elmwood Park Zoo: Canopy Gardens Hall

1616 Harding Boulevard

Norristown, PA  19401


This project is funded in part by the Pennsylvania Developmental Disabilities Council.

2023 Highlights from The Arc Alliance Awards