January/February 2002

Arnold of Friendship in Fargo receives awards

Helaine Arnold, coordinator of spiritual services for Friendship Inc., part of Villa Nazareth, Fargo, N.D., was recently named Professional of the Year by The Arc of Cass County, an organization dedicated to improving the services and opportunities available to people with mental retardation and related disabilities. Arnold also received the statewide Professional of the Year award from The Arc of North Dakota. In addition, Arnold recently received the National Leadership Award from the National Apostolate for Inclusion Ministries, a not-for-profit membership organization for those concerned with the spiritual development of persons who have cognitive disabilities.