The GDL was pleased to recognize the following recipients of the 2015 Award of Excellence:
- Omar Sims, Commissioner of District 1
- Dr. Beverly Jones, professor at Kettering University
- Jacky King, Owner of King Karate Youth Karate-Ka and founder of Harvesting Earth Educational Farm
- Charlotte Lancaster McCann, founder of Building Strong Women, Inc.
We were also please to recognize the following organization with the Partner in Progress Award:
- Motherly Intercession, human service organization that assists children of incarcerated parents