Habitat for Humanity of Greater Portland recognized John Shumadine with the Spirit of Humanity Award at its Raise the Roof dinner on October 5.
The annual award recognizes an individual who embodies Habitat’s mission of bringing people together to build homes, community, and hope.
“John has inspired the board and organization with his commitment to excellence and to fairness, and has led us through some very challenging issues, always while fostering a thoughtful discussion, and hearing all opinions,” said Godfrey Wood, Executive Director of Habitat for Humanity of Greater Portland. “He has been tremendously generous with his time, and with his donations, and we owe him a huge debt of gratitude for his leadership and support of our mission.”
John has been involved with the Habitat for Humanity board since 2010, and has served as President for the past two years.