Category: EW-honoree

EWA Honoree – Ursula Morgenstern

Elfen Works Award Honoree

Ursula Morgenstern, winner of a 2007 Elfen Works Award, recognizes the importance of education, and decided to take an active part in giving kids a good start for the school year, so in 2006 she co-founded Backpackpalooza, a summertime outreach to families in need in our surrounding community. The live music, games, raffle, face painting, joy,
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EWA Honoree – John F. Mello

Elfen Works Award Honoree

Luthier John F. Mello, winner of an Elfen Works Award, is using his artistry to help feed the hungry. How so? He produced a CD featuring guitarists playing his guitars, and proceeds from the sales of this CD benefit local food banks. Now, whenever he travels for trade shows, he contacts the local food bank
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EWA Honoree – Susan Mackinnon, MD

Elfen Works Award Honoree

Dr. Susan Mackinnon, winner of an Elfen Works Award (EWA), is a plastic surgeon whose pioneering work in nerve transfer surgery is restoring movement to limbs that many doctors believe to be permanently paralyzed. The first female president in the 86 year history of the American Association of Plastic Surgeons, she specializes in nerve transplantation,
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