The Michael Adler Award was designed to recognize an organization that has been outstanding in providing support and resources which advances the Deaf Community* and Deaf Culture*. The chosen organization has contributed in meaningful ways where Deaf* and KODA individuals are able to get the positive life-changing experiences they deserve at Aspen Camp.The Michael Adler Award is voted by Aspen Camp staff who have worked with and recognized the inspiring efforts of the chosen organization. The award is named after Michael Adler, a long-time board member and inspiring friend of the camp who recognized the value of stewardship and the impact our contributions make to the world. He succumbed to his battle with cancer in the spring of 2014. Nevertheless, his spirit and legacy continues to inspire our community.