55th Annual Fernando Award Dinner and Gala Event Honors Twelve Nominees and Announces The 2013 Recipient of Prestigious Fernando Award For Volunteerism

 

55th Annual Fernando Award Dinner and Gala Event

Honors Twelve Nominees and Announces The 2013 Recipient of

Prestigious Fernando Award For Volunteerism

The 55th Annual Fernando Award Foundation’s Dinner, to be held on Friday, September 20th, will honor this year’s twelve nominees as well as select and announce the Recipient of the 2013 prestigious Fernando Award, the highest honor for volunteerism and civic accomplishment in the San Fernando Valley.

DATE: Friday, September 20, 2013

TIME:  Cocktails at 6:30 PM: Dinner at 7:30 PM

PLACE: Warner Center Marriott Hotel

21850 Oxnard Avenue, Woodland Hills

COST: $125 each; Open to the public

The twelve nominees and the organizations that nominated them are:

  • Nancy Cartwright, Richard Leyden; North Valley Regional Chamber of Commerce
  • Fritz Coleman, New Directions For Youth
  • Martin Cooper, New Horizons; Boys & Girls Club of West Valley
  • Paul Davis, ONEgeneration; Valley Community Clinic
  • Sue Du Brin, Encino Chamber of Commerce; Child Development Institute
  • Steven Roy Fazio, HF Bert Boeckmann ii, 1976 Fernando Recipient; Jane Boeckmann,

                                                 1986 Fernando Recipient

  • Dara Lynn Laski, Winnetka Chamber of Commerce
  • Emily Manansala-Roberts, We Care For Humanity; Pilipino Chamber of Commerce
  • Sean McCarthy, Woodland Hills Tarzana Chamber of Commerce; Rose Goldwater, 2001

Fernando Recipient

  • Nicolas Montano, Chatsworth Chamber of Commerce; Kiwanis Club of Chatsworth
  • Gwyn Petrick, Valley Cultural Center
  • Laura Cathcart Robbins, San Fernando Valley Rescue Mission

For further information about the Fernando Award Foundation, Inc., the website is: www.fernandoawards.org and to make dinner reservations or for additional information, please phone Daniale Perry: (818) 980-7867.

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The Fernando Award is the highest award for volunteerism and philanthropy in the San Fernando Valley. It is supported by the Valley Chambers of Commerce, civic and philanthropic organizations, entrepreneurs and corporations located in the San Fernando Valley.

2017 Fernando Award Scholarship Donors

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Gelb/Fernando Scholarship
Bert and Jane Boeckmann
Karl Boeckmann

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