With a large contingent of Minnesota Community Action representatives on hand, Anoka County Community Action Program Executive Director Patrick McFarland received the Lyndon B. Johnson Leadership Award at the National Community Action Partnership's Awards Gala Thursday night.
The award recognized Patrick's 50 years in Community Action.
Watch the video below to learn more about Patrick's contributions to the ACCAP's growth, development of innovative programs and staunch support of the people who use the agency's services. Never one to seek the spotlight for the work he has done, Patrick humbly accepted the national award in front of his peers.
Learn more about ACCAP at accap.org.