2017 Recipients

Small Business Category

Martha’s Place

Other Finalists: Mooty & Associates, Primary Care for Adults

River Region Ethics in Business & Public Service Awards | 2017

River Region Ethics in Business & Public Service Awards | 2017

2018 Nominations & Program

The 2018 awards nomination period is currently open through January 15, 2018. Click here to nominate a nonprofit, business or individual for the 2018 program cycle. The 2018 awards luncheon will be hosted in October 15, 2018, 12 noon at Wynlakes Country Club, Montgomery, AL.  For tickets or sponsorship opportunities, click here. To view the past recipients and finalists, click here.

The Mission

The mission of the River Region Ethics in Business and Public Service Awards (RREBPSA) is to promote ethical professional conduct for the benefit of the workplace, the marketplace, the environment,
and the community.

The awards are a program of The Samaritan Counseling Center, Inc. in collaboration with Auburn University Montgomery‘s School of Business and School of Sciences. The Samaritan Counseling Center presents these awards in order to:

  • Foster a climate of ethical integrity in the community by recognizing ethical practices of businesses, organizations, and individuals
  • Promote awareness and education concerning ethical business and public service behavior
  • Heighten awareness regarding programs and services of The Samaritan Counseling Center available to strengthen families and organizations
  • To support the healing work of The Samaritan Counseling Center, Inc. and to fund scholarships for AUM business and public administration students


“When somebody called to tell us we had been nominated, I thought it was nice. I had no idea so much would go into this...”
J. Michael Jenkins, IV, Jenkins Brick and Tile Co.