Covell & Brinley Awards

A Davis Tradition Since 1944

Betsy Truffini - 1980 (covell)

Truffini was involved in:  

—PTAs:  Honorary Life Membership

—Committee for Better Schools in Davis, Chairman 

—Davis Community Church, charter deacon 

—Yolo County Grand Jury, secretary 

—Davis Blue Birds, co-chairman originating the group 

—4-H Cooking Class, leader

—Recreation Commission, member

—Davis Recreation Commission, Chairman, helped to establish bike lanes in town, and helped create the Community Park for which she was criticized because it was too far out of town

—Advisory Committee for use of Emerson Jr. High 

—Original Senior Center Advisory Committee, member 

—Pink Ladies, Davis Community Hospital

—Camp Fire Girls, started a chapter

—Wrote “Senior Smiles” for the Enterprise for 20 years

—Well-Baby Clinic, Davis

—Davis Election Board, member 15 years

—Senior Center, Tour Director, started the Travelaires


Hoyt presented the awards at the Chamber Dinner January 17, 1981, at the UCD Faculty Club.