Past recipients of the John Gardner Award

NameYearNonprofit Organization
Alexander, Dan2005Friends of Westwind Barn
Allen, Wyatt2004Community Health Awareness Council
Armistead, Mona2005El Camino YMCA
Backs, Marie2004Festival of Lights Parade Association
Barsi, Bruce2008Challenge Team
Baum, Vera2010Community Services Agency
Bergan, Sandy2015Just Read
Bergsman, Peter2004Kiwanis Club of Los Altos
Bien, Alan2014Peninsula Symphony Orchestra
Billik, Crownie2015LA-MV League of Women Voters
Blaufarb, Mardell2014Sister Cities
Bruno, Marge2008Los Altos Rotary Club
Buchanan, JoAnn2014Peninsula Youth Theater
Bunnett, Dana2015MVLALAH Challenge Team
Burdett, Bonnie2014Partners for a New Generation
Carmichael, Art2010Los Altos Kiwanis Club
Carter, Lucy2015Los Altos Stage Company
Cates, Julie2014Krause Center for Innovation
Charles, Stephanie2015American Red Cross
Ciesinski, Diane2007Hidden Villa
Clark, Jim2014Assistance League
Cleary, Nobuko2004Community School of Music and Arts
Coleman, Claudia2014El Camino Hospital Foundation
Combs, Cathy2015Music for Minors
Conner, Terry2015Achieve Kids
Cooper, Ron2012Challenge Team
Couch, Mike2006Community School of Music and Arts
Couperus, Nancy2004Supporters of Westwind Barn
Cowan, Marlene2015Rotary Club of Los Altos
Creger, Kathleen2015Community Services Agency
Dauber, Elayne2005Los Altos Library Volunteers
Day, John2008Community Services Agency
Dickson, Dorothy2005Los Altos Sister Cities Inc.
Dolan, Ginny2012Community Health Awareness Council
Dorff, Lani2015Sky’s the Limit Fund
Duhring, Dick2006Rotary Club of Los Altos
Duveneck Dana, Elizabeth2005Hidden Villa
Eng, Eileen2007Bus Barn Stage Company
Falkenhagen, Sally2009Hidden Villa
Farrell, Pat2007Los Altos Sister Cities Inc.
Feroglia, Kathy2015Hope’s Corner
Fisher, Rich2006Challenge Team
Galen, Bob2012Los Altos Kiwanis Club
Geschke, Nan and Chuck2006Los Altos History Museum
Goldberg, Glenn2014LAEF/MVLA Foundations
Gordon, Kit2014Acterra
Gray, Cozetta2009Guinn-Foothill Community College
Grimm, Marion and Bob2004Los Altos History Museum
Hammes, Mike2015Friends of Deer Hollow Farm
Haukom, Ken2006Festival of Lights Parade Association
Hedden, Gary2014GreenTown Los Altos
Heidmiller, Jack2009Los Altos Sister Cities, Inc.
James, Bill2015Community Health Awareness Council
Jenez, Sara2015Just Read
Johnson, Pat2009Friends of the Library
Johnston, Grace2011Music for Minors
Kelleher, Paul2015Los Altos Little League
Kellman, Jeff2015Day Worker Center of Mountain View
Kibrick, Alison2014Just Read
Kohan, Susi2005Foothill Community College
Kraus, Paul2014CHAC
Krause, Gay2004Challenge Team
Kretchmar, Dr. Larry and Bernis2011El Camino Hospital Foundation
Kuiper, Ralph2009Bus Barn Stage Company
Labetich, Ron2015Foothill-De Anza Foundation
Lave, Penny and Roy2004Los Altos Community Foundation
Lear, Ginny2004Los Altos Community Foundation
Lear, King2007Lifetime Community Builder
Lee, Alice2014Santa Rita PTA
Ligtenberg, Ineke2014Child Advocates of Silicon Valley
Limbach, George2005Los Altos Community Foundation
Luedtke, Cindy and David2011Los Altos Community Foundation
Maadox, Danielle2012Friends of the Library (Darwin Poulis)
MacVicar, Duncan2012Community Services Agency
Malik, Aila2014Challenge Team
Manning, Nancy2014Los Altos Community Foundation
McCarley, Deborah2015Westwind 4-H Riding for the Handicapped
McDonald, Don2010Los Altos History Museum
Meadows, Sally2015Mentor Tutor Connection
Miller, Carol Doup2015Peninsula Youth Theater
Moran, Iris and Tom2008Community Health Awareness Council
Murray, Tracie2004Rotary Club of Los Altos
Nevens, Yvonne and Mike2010Community School of Music and Arts
Noel, Clyde2006Los Altos Community Foundation
Nuzzo, Alice2014Family & Children Services
Nyberg, Liz2012Los Altos History Museum
Otieno, James2014Palo Alto University
Pelissero, Candy2005Music for Minors
Pesner, Sam2010Rotary Club of Los Altos
Pratt, Dawn2015Child Advocates of Silicon Valley
Rambo, Rose2014Assistance League
Ranieri, Anna2015Family & Children Services of Silicon Valley
Raymond, Carol2006Community Services Agency
Read, Joanna2014Music for Minors
Reed, Jane2007Lifetime Community Builder
Reeder, Vicki2005Bus Barn Stage Company
Reeves, Bill2007El Camino Hospital Foundation
Richards, Angela2012Festival of Lights
Roberts, Virginia2009Los Altos Community Foundation
Rogers, Ruth and Roy2008Community School of Music and Arts
Roux, Henry2008Los Altos Community Foundation
Schneider, Nancy2008Festival of Lights Parade Association
Sentous, Marge2011Just READ
Smith, Karen2008Los Altos Kiwanis Club
Smith, Tom2014Los Altos Amateur Radio Emergency Service
Snow, Dave2015Mentor Tutor Connection
Stanley, George2005El Camino Hospital Foundation
Strock, Richard2014Day Worker Center of Mountain View
Sylvester, John2011Bus Barn Stage Company
Taft, Pamela and Ed2009El Camino Hospital Foundation
Taylor, Rosalia and Brown2004Community Services Agency
Thompson, Kevin2014Hope’s Corner
Thurber, Emy2015Sempervirens Fund
Thurber, Jim2014Los Altos Stage Company
Thurston, Peter2011Hidden Villa
Turnball, Jane2005LA-MV League of Women Voters
Urdang, Meryl2015Hidden Villa
VanBuren, Paul2006Kiwanis Club of Los Altos
Verlot, Frank2012Rotary Club of Los Altos
Vermeer, Scott2010Challenge Team
Wardenburg, Barbara2009LA-MV League of Women Voters
Whelan, Pinky2008Los Altos History Museum
Winchell, Lee2014Friends of Deer Hollow Farm
Worthington-Levy, Carol2014Schola Cantorum
Yeh, Tom2015Palo Alto University
Young, Cary2010Community Health Awareness Council
Young, Dennis2015Los Altos Community Foundation
Young, Marie2006Community Health Awareness Council
Younkin, Susan2007LA-MV League of Women Voters
Zoglin, Mary Lou2004Healthy Ventures