On November 8, 2017, the People of Hope were among the list of honorees at the 7th Annual Koinonia Academy Gala. The other honorees were the Most Reverend John J. Myers, JCD, DD, Archbishop Emeritus of Newark and Alicia Doman Hernon, Koinonia Academy Class of 1990, Founder, Mary Seat of Wisdom Classical Community, and Co-host, “Messy Parenting” Podcast. The Gala took place at Mayfair Farms in West Orange, New Jersey.
Brian Murray, President of Koinonia Academy presents award to Marty Buganski, Senior Coordinator of the People of Hope.
Honorees posing with Koinonia President, Brian Murray. Pictured: Left to right standing – Alicia Hernon, Brian Murray, Marty Buganski, Seated – Archbishop Emeritus John J. Myers