The stars of SPIN

(From left) state Rep. Kevin Boyle, Ricky Taylor, Kristen Pomerantz, Joseph DiGrazio and Beatrice Cooper pose for a photo during the event. MARIA S. YOUNG / TIMES PHOTO

A special celebration: The Norcom Community Center hosted a celebration in recognition of SPIN employees on Sept. 11.

Kathy Brown McHale, president and CEO of SPIN, kicks off a celebration in recognition of the organization’s mentors. MARIA S. YOUNG / TIMES PHOTO

Kristen Pomerantz walks to the stage to be recognized. MARIA S. YOUNG / TIMES PHOTO