On April 25, 2013, Rainbow Housing Assistance Corporation (Rainbow) hosted its 1st Annual Awards Banquet honoring those in the affordable housing industry who are making a lasting impact and empowering social change. Over 100 leaders from every aspect of affordable housing were in attendance to help Rainbow serve its mission in the coming year.
The Arizona Grand Resort and Spa was the host hotel for the day’s activities treating guests to Four Diamond accommodations, an award-winning golf course, and a world-class spa. In total, there were 17 foursomes that took to the course for Rainbow’s 6th Annual Play It Forward Golf Tournament. In addition to the tournament, guests had several other networking opportunities including a Riverstone Residential sponsored breakfast and Mengali Accountancy sponsored networking hour prior to the banquet.
The main focus of the event was the evening’s Awards Banquet where Rainbow recognized exceptional leadership in preserving affordable housing. The awardees were as follows:
Rainbow would like to offer its sincerest thanks to all of our event sponsors, including Title Sponsor CohnReznick.[blockquote]”CohnReznick applauds Rainbow Housing’s commitment to affordable housing and to the way they always go the extra mile for the tenants and communities they serve,” said Chris Thomas, Office Managing Partner for CohnReznick’s Austin, Texas office. “As a leading national accounting firm that has served the affordable housing community for more than 25 years, we are delighted to support Rainbow Housing again this year through our participation in Play It Forward.”[/blockquote]