Medals, Badges, Citations and Campaign Ribbons

While in the Gulf War, Kobi Jason Dennis received a Battle E Award, two Sea Service Deployment Ribbons, a Navy Unit Commendation, a National Defense Service Medal and a Southwest Asia Campaign Medal with three stars.

The Col. Everitte St. John Chaffee Award was given to Kobi J. Dennis by the RI State Police for his initiatives to help develop better working relationships between the State Police, at risk youth and the minority community.

In addition to these, he has been given citations by United States Senator Jack Reed, United States Senator Sheldon Whitehouse, the Rhode Island National Guard, the Rhode Island State Commission, The Providence Police and I.O.U and the NAACP Providence Youth Branch.

Awards & Acknowledgments

Proposed By: State Representative Robert Lancia , Cranston
For: RI Midnight Basketball League
Date: 8/19/16

Proposed By: Mayor Elorza and City Council President Luis A. Aponte
For: Community leadership
Subject: The Martin Luther King Hall of Fame
Date: 2/16/15

Proposed By: David A. Cicilline , US House of Representatives
For: RI African American/Black Employee Resource Group
Subj: Community Impact Award
Date: 6/21/12

Proposed By: Sheldon Whitehouse, United States Senator
For: RI Affirmative Action Professionals and Diversity & Inclusion Professionals
Subj: Person of the Year
Date: 6/01/12

Proposed By: The United Way of RI
For: Jefferson Award
Date: 4/19/12

Proposed By: Lincoln D. Chaffee, RI Governor
For: RI African American/Black Employee Resource Group
Subj: Community Impact Award
Date: 2/15/12

Proposed By: Mayor of Providence, Angel Tavares
For: Providence Monthly 10 to Watch 2012
Subj: Project: Night Vision
Date: 1/23/12

Proposed By: RI State Police
Name: Col. Everitte St. John Chaffee Award
For: Initiatives to help develop better working relationships between the Rhode Island State Police, at-risk youth and the minority community.
Date: 7/27/11