Yakima Chamber of Commerce announces 2017 community service award recipient

Yakima Chamber of Commerce announces 2017 community service award recipient

A big honor tonight for your neighbor, also making a difference

The Greater Yakima Chamber of Commerce presenting Rick Pinnell with the 2017 Ted Robertson Community Service Award.

The award named for a former Yakima-Herald publisher known for giving back.

Pinnell has chaired several boards in Yakima, leading many local organizations.

“You know if you have passion for something and you care for the people being served you know recognition is nice but you know it’s really the service, I just feel great to be able to serve the people that I get to work with,” said award recipient Rick Pinnell.

Pinnell will be honored on October 12 th at the Yakima Convention Center.