Past recipients of the John Gardner Award

Name Year Nonprofit Organization
Alexander, Dan 2005 Friends of Westwind Barn
Allen, Wyatt 2004 Community Health Awareness Council
Armistead, Mona 2005 El Camino YMCA
Backs, Marie 2004 Festival of Lights Parade Association
Barsi, Bruce 2008 Challenge Team
Baum, Vera 2010 Community Services Agency
Bergan, Sandy 2015 Just Read
Bergsman, Peter 2004 Kiwanis Club of Los Altos
Bien, Alan 2014 Peninsula Symphony Orchestra
Billik, Crownie 2015 LA-MV League of Women Voters
Blaufarb, Mardell 2014 Sister Cities
Bruno, Marge 2008 Los Altos Rotary Club
Buchanan, JoAnn 2014 Peninsula Youth Theater
Bunnett, Dana 2015 MVLALAH Challenge Team
Burdett, Bonnie 2014 Partners for a New Generation
Carmichael, Art 2010 Los Altos Kiwanis Club
Carter, Lucy 2015 Los Altos Stage Company
Cates, Julie 2014 Krause Center for Innovation
Charles, Stephanie 2015 American Red Cross
Ciesinski, Diane 2007 Hidden Villa
Clark, Jim 2014 Assistance League
Cleary, Nobuko 2004 Community School of Music and Arts
Coleman, Claudia 2014 El Camino Hospital Foundation
Combs, Cathy 2015 Music for Minors
Conner, Terry 2015 Achieve Kids
Cooper, Ron 2012 Challenge Team
Couch, Mike 2006 Community School of Music and Arts
Couperus, Nancy 2004 Supporters of Westwind Barn
Cowan, Marlene 2015 Rotary Club of Los Altos
Creger, Kathleen 2015 Community Services Agency
Dauber, Elayne 2005 Los Altos Library Volunteers
Day, John 2008 Community Services Agency
Dickson, Dorothy 2005 Los Altos Sister Cities Inc.
Dolan, Ginny 2012 Community Health Awareness Council
Dorff, Lani 2015 Sky’s the Limit Fund
Duhring, Dick 2006 Rotary Club of Los Altos
Duveneck Dana, Elizabeth 2005 Hidden Villa
Eng, Eileen 2007 Bus Barn Stage Company
Falkenhagen, Sally 2009 Hidden Villa
Farrell, Pat 2007 Los Altos Sister Cities Inc.
Feroglia, Kathy 2015 Hope’s Corner
Fisher, Rich 2006 Challenge Team
Galen, Bob 2012 Los Altos Kiwanis Club
Geschke, Nan and Chuck 2006 Los Altos History Museum
Goldberg, Glenn 2014 LAEF/MVLA Foundations
Gordon, Kit 2014 Acterra
Gray, Cozetta 2009 Guinn-Foothill Community College
Grimm, Marion and Bob 2004 Los Altos History Museum
Hammes, Mike 2015 Friends of Deer Hollow Farm
Haukom, Ken 2006 Festival of Lights Parade Association
Hedden, Gary 2014 GreenTown Los Altos
Heidmiller, Jack 2009 Los Altos Sister Cities, Inc.
James, Bill 2015 Community Health Awareness Council
Jenez, Sara 2015 Just Read
Johnson, Pat 2009 Friends of the Library
Johnston, Grace 2011 Music for Minors
Kelleher, Paul 2015 Los Altos Little League
Kellman, Jeff 2015 Day Worker Center of Mountain View
Kibrick, Alison 2014 Just Read
Kohan, Susi 2005 Foothill Community College
Kraus, Paul 2014 CHAC
Krause, Gay 2004 Challenge Team
Kretchmar, Dr. Larry and Bernis 2011 El Camino Hospital Foundation
Kuiper, Ralph 2009 Bus Barn Stage Company
Labetich, Ron 2015 Foothill-De Anza Foundation
Lave, Penny and Roy 2004 Los Altos Community Foundation
Lear, Ginny 2004 Los Altos Community Foundation
Lear, King 2007 Lifetime Community Builder
Lee, Alice 2014 Santa Rita PTA
Ligtenberg, Ineke 2014 Child Advocates of Silicon Valley
Limbach, George 2005 Los Altos Community Foundation
Luedtke, Cindy and David 2011 Los Altos Community Foundation
Maadox, Danielle 2012 Friends of the Library (Darwin Poulis)
MacVicar, Duncan 2012 Community Services Agency
Malik, Aila 2014 Challenge Team
Manning, Nancy 2014 Los Altos Community Foundation
McCarley, Deborah 2015 Westwind 4-H Riding for the Handicapped
McDonald, Don 2010 Los Altos History Museum
Meadows, Sally 2015 Mentor Tutor Connection
Miller, Carol Doup 2015 Peninsula Youth Theater
Moran, Iris and Tom 2008 Community Health Awareness Council
Murray, Tracie 2004 Rotary Club of Los Altos
Nevens, Yvonne and Mike 2010 Community School of Music and Arts
Noel, Clyde 2006 Los Altos Community Foundation
Nuzzo, Alice 2014 Family & Children Services
Nyberg, Liz 2012 Los Altos History Museum
Otieno, James 2014 Palo Alto University
Pelissero, Candy 2005 Music for Minors
Pesner, Sam 2010 Rotary Club of Los Altos
Pratt, Dawn 2015 Child Advocates of Silicon Valley
Rambo, Rose 2014 Assistance League
Ranieri, Anna 2015 Family & Children Services of Silicon Valley
Raymond, Carol 2006 Community Services Agency
Read, Joanna 2014 Music for Minors
Reed, Jane 2007 Lifetime Community Builder
Reeder, Vicki 2005 Bus Barn Stage Company
Reeves, Bill 2007 El Camino Hospital Foundation
Richards, Angela 2012 Festival of Lights
Roberts, Virginia 2009 Los Altos Community Foundation
Rogers, Ruth and Roy 2008 Community School of Music and Arts
Roux, Henry 2008 Los Altos Community Foundation
Schneider, Nancy 2008 Festival of Lights Parade Association
Sentous, Marge 2011 Just READ
Smith, Karen 2008 Los Altos Kiwanis Club
Smith, Tom 2014 Los Altos Amateur Radio Emergency Service
Snow, Dave 2015 Mentor Tutor Connection
Stanley, George 2005 El Camino Hospital Foundation
Strock, Richard 2014 Day Worker Center of Mountain View
Sylvester, John 2011 Bus Barn Stage Company
Taft, Pamela and Ed 2009 El Camino Hospital Foundation
Taylor, Rosalia and Brown 2004 Community Services Agency
Thompson, Kevin 2014 Hope’s Corner
Thurber, Emy 2015 Sempervirens Fund
Thurber, Jim 2014 Los Altos Stage Company
Thurston, Peter 2011 Hidden Villa
Turnball, Jane 2005 LA-MV League of Women Voters
Urdang, Meryl 2015 Hidden Villa
VanBuren, Paul 2006 Kiwanis Club of Los Altos
Verlot, Frank 2012 Rotary Club of Los Altos
Vermeer, Scott 2010 Challenge Team
Wardenburg, Barbara 2009 LA-MV League of Women Voters
Whelan, Pinky 2008 Los Altos History Museum
Winchell, Lee 2014 Friends of Deer Hollow Farm
Worthington-Levy, Carol 2014 Schola Cantorum
Yeh, Tom 2015 Palo Alto University
Young, Cary 2010 Community Health Awareness Council
Young, Dennis 2015 Los Altos Community Foundation
Young, Marie 2006 Community Health Awareness Council
Younkin, Susan 2007 LA-MV League of Women Voters
Zoglin, Mary Lou 2004 Healthy Ventures