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UNITED WAY COMMUNITY SPIRIT AWARD WINNERS NAMED

 PHILADELPHIA, March 9 /PRNewswire/ -- United Way of Southeastern Pennsylvania today announced winners of the prestigious Community Spirit Awards -- five organizations and two individuals whose workplace fund- raising and commitment to voluntary service were exemplary among local workplace campaigns during the 1992 United Way Campaign.
 The Community Spirit Awards will be presented at United Way's Campaign Awards Dinner and Concert featuring Roberta Flack on Tuesday, March 16, at the Wyndham Franklin Plaza Hotel.
 General Accident Insurance will receive the Community Spirit Award for outstanding overall corporate and employee United Way involvement and support, and John C. Bogle, chairman and chief executive officer of The Vanguard Group of Investment Companies, will receive the Community Spirit Award as the outstanding chief executive officer.
 Community Spirit Awards will also be presented to:
 -- Carolyn Holloway, traffic manager at Earle Palmer Brown, as the outstanding employee campaign chair;
 -- Quaker Chemical Corporation for its volunteer programs;
 -- Inter-County Health Plan Inc. for its exemplary employee fund- raising campaign;
 -- Rohm and Haas for its employee education efforts; and
 -- CoreStates Financial Corp for its corporate support.
 The Community Spirit Awards program is in its third year, and is the highlight of United Way of Southeastern Pennsylvania's annual Campaign Awards Dinner. The evening will also include the announcement of the 1992 campaign fund-raising total, and recognition of Gold and Merit Award-winning organizations; United Way's million-dollar contributors; the volunteers of the Campaign Cabinet; and the new Corporate Honor Roll.
 An exclusive performance by Grammy Award-winning singer Roberta Flack will culminate the evening's activities. Flack's performance is being sponsored by Rhone-Poulenc Rorer Inc. and members of United Way's Sponsored Meeting Fund.
 Presentation of the Community Spirit Awards will be made by Diane Allen of Channel 10, Pat Ciarrocchi and Ukee Washington of Channel 3 and Lisa Thomas-Laury of Channel 6.
 Design and creation of the Community Spirit Awards have been donated by the Corporate Division of Tiffany & Company, Philadelphia. Each award is a slant-cut crystal disc mounted on a black ebonized base with a sterling silver plaque etched with the recipient's name.
 The annual United Way of Southeastern Pennsylvania Campaign benefits local human service agencies throughout the region. Businesses, their employees and individual contributors make the campaign a vital source of funding for family, women's and children's services, homeless shelters, programs for the disabled, and many other services for people in need.
 For ticket information, call 215-665-2511.
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 /CONTACT: Joseph Divis of the United Way of Southeastern Pennsylvania, 215-665-2512/


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