Covell & Brinley Awards

A Davis Tradition Since 1944

Kathleen murphy - 1973 (brinley)

Murphy was recognized for her outstanding work with STEAC (Social Temporal Emergency Alleviation Committee), of which she has been President.

Has been the prime mover of STEAC, a local program set up to aid persons in emergency situations.

By dialing 758-1301, a person is put through by an answering service to a selection member (one of five), who in turn calls on a volunteer in the appropriate area.  If she does not have the resources to help the caller, she will refer the person to another source of help.
Also active in:

—St. James Church

—Davis Human Relations Council  

—The International Friendship Committee, past President

—The YC Advisory Committee on Youth Service & Health Planning

—The Yolo County Mental Health Association, past Board member


Mayor Joan Poulos presented the award at Community Park July 4, 1974.