Past Philanthropy Award Winners


Outstanding Corporate Philanthropist (500+ Employees)
2016
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, HOME Campaign

2015
Safeway

2014
John Muir Health

2013
Phillips 66

2012
Wells Fargo

2011
Chevron

Outstanding Corporate Philanthropist  (100-500 Employees)
2016
Mechanics Bank

2015
Clif Bar & Company

2014
Nutiva

2013
Heffernan Insurance Brokers

2012
Neiman Marcus, Walnut Creek

2011
Burr Pilger Mayer

Outstanding Corporate Philanthropist (1-99 Employees)
2016
Litman Gregory Asset Management

2015
Waters Moving & Storage

2014
Broadway Plaza Shopping Center

2013
Brookfield Homes of Northern California
Douglah Designs

2012
InVision Communications

2011
Lescure Company

Outstanding Collaborative Project
2016
Contra Costa County Zero Tolerance for Domestic Violence Initiative, Family Justice Alliance

2015
White Pony Express

2014
Kaiser Permanente - The Monument HEAL Zone

2013
Mt. Diablo Beacon Restoration Project

2012
SparkPoint Contra Costa

2011
Acalanes Ridge

Outstanding Foundation or Community Grant Maker
2016
Richmond Community Foundation

2015
Thomas J. Long Foundation

2014
Y & H Soda Foundation

2013
Target Foundation
John Muir/Mt. Diablo Community Health Fund

2012
East Bay Community Foundation

2011
The Dean & Margaret Lesher Foundation

Outstanding Philanthropist
2016
Sharon Simpson

2015
Tomas DeJonghe

2014
Matt & Dana Croghan, Team KC

2013
Wendy & Earl Dunivan

2012
Mary Garaventa

2011
Don & Sharon Ritchey

Volunteer of the Year
2016
Susan Woolwine

2015
Dr. Washington Burns

2014
Susan Alice Grice

2013
Deborah Jansen

2012
Kay Aaker

2011
Ray Zenoni

Next Generation Philanthropist
2016
Breezy Bochenek

2015
Christina Adams

2014
Kristi Conner

2013
Katie Easterly & Paige Blake

Lifetime Achievement
2016
Jim Noe

2015
Sue Rainey

2014
Elaine Taylor

2013
Project Hearth

2012
Judy Lazarus

2011
The Assistance League of Diablo Valley

Most Inspirational

2015
Arlie Smith




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Highlights from the 2014 Awards