By Staff Reports
(Apple Valley)– St. Mary Foundation recently presented Peter Allan with the 2020 Spirit Award in recognition for more than 50 years of community service in the High Desert.
This special honor is reserved for individuals who work diligently to improve the quality of life in the local community and who exemplify the mission and values of St. Mary Medical Center.
Born in Bath, England, Allan has been actively involved within the community since settling here, dedicating his time to St. Mary Foundation, Victor Valley College Foundation, the Rotary Club of Apple Valley and Apple Valley Chamber of Commerce.
Allan served as an Apple Valley council member from 1996-2000, and his work with St. Mary includes sitting on the St. Mary Foundation board as well as its Trusted Advisor Council.
Throughout the years, Allan has devoted his time, energy and resources to improving the quality of care and breadth of services St. Mary is able to provide to the community.
Allan will be formally honored with the Spirit Award at the St. Mary Virtual Celebration from 5-6 p.m. Oct. 29, which can be viewed on Zoom. To learn more and RSVP, please visit StMaryCelebration.org.