2018 Recipients

Non-Profit Category

Montgomery Area Food Bank

Other Finalists: Dream Court and Transformation Montgomery

2018 Recipients

Large Business Category

Dixie Electric Plumbing

Other Finalists: Alfa Insurance and Holley Oil

2020 Award Program

The 2020 Awards Program will be held on Thursday, October 8, 2020. The luncheon will be held at the Alabama Activity Center and will be live-streamed. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, seating at this year’s luncheon will be limited to finalists, their guests, and sponsors. The awards portion of the event will be live-streamed and will begin at 12:30. You may purchase a ticket to receive a link to the live-streaming of the event. For a complete listing of recipients and finalists, click here. To view the list of 2019 Sponsors, 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.