QCC President Gail Carberry received the Salute to Achievement Award on May 13 at the second annual Worcester Black Tie Gala held by the Odd Fellows Home.
The award was given to Dr. Carberry for her strong leadership and her untiring dedication to higher education, to the business community and to nonprofit organizations, said Nancy Cyr, executive assistant.
The event included dinner, a wine tasting and silent auction. The Odd Fellows Home is a long-term care and rehabilitation facility that offers skilled nursing care. The home has provided care since 1892.
The gala was held at the Beechwood Hotel, and about 180 people attended. The Odd Fellows Home recognizes an individual each year for his, her or their significant leadership and dedication within the Worcester Community.