The SAMMI Awards Foundation announced its 2016 winners Jan. 19.
SAMMI stands for Sammamish Acknowledging Magnificent Moments of Inspiration. The awards honor outstanding individuals in the community.
The recipients will be honored at a March 12 event. The celebration goes from 7-9 p.m. at the Sammamish Teen Club/Boys & Girls Club, 825 228th Ave. N.E. It is free and open to the public.
The 2016 SAMMI Award winners are:
Courage: The Taylor Family — Strong4Sam Foundation
Circle of Service: Norm Bottenberg, Tina Butt, Julie Siefkes and Kristina Williams
Community Spirit: Lee Chumbley, Alan Finkelstein and Cheryl Smith
Youth Spirit: Mitch Flippo, Liem Kaplan, Afeef Sheikh and Angela Shi
Environmental Stewardship: Jan Bird and Sid Gupta
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