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SAGE, 2000 Drucker Award Winner, to Receive Oprah Honor
The winner of the 2000 Drucker Innovation Award will receive Oprah's Angel Network's "Use Your Life Award" honoring those "using their life" to improve the lives of others. Norma Hotaling, SAGE Project Inc.'s founder and Executive Director, is being recognized and will accept the $100,000 award that will be used for its Peer Educator Training Program.
San Francisco's SAGE Project Inc. was presented the 2000 Drucker Award for Nonprofit Innovation for its Peer Educator Training Program. As the winner of the Drucker Award, they received a $25,000 prize and a professionally produced short video documentary. The video documentary was submitted to "The Oprah Winfrey Show" for consideration, and SAGE was selected a winner of Oprah's Angel Network's "Use Your Life Award."
The show announcing SAGE as the winner of the "Use Your Life" Award is scheduled to air on Monday, April 09, 2001. Check your local listings for time and channel, or go to www.oprah.com/tows/program/tows_prog_whenwhere.html to find your local station.
The Drucker Foundation is proud to spotlight social sector innovation and congratulates Ms. Hotaling, the SAGE Project Inc.'s Board and staff, and its Partners for their innovative work to change lives. For more information about the SAGE Project, go to www.drucker.org/award/winners/winners2000.html.