Anne-Marie de Cruz, a supporter of the sister city relationship with Yorktown since its beginning in 1990, was awarded the Quintilla Prize at ceremonies in the Port-Vendres, France, City Hall. Annie was honored for her selfless efforts and recognized as an ideal ambassador in support of our mutual vision and mission. The silver medal, initiated in 2012 in honor of Simone and Antoinette Quintilla, was presented by SCY Vice President Deborah Marquardt, with Georges Grau, a member of the Commission Municipal, Port Vendres. The mayor of Port-Vendres, Jean-Piere Romero, congratulated the recipient, as did Antoinette Quintilla. Everyone enjoyed a sociable aperitif after the ceremony.annie use 6

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