History of Awards

Awarded to the individual, corporation or foundation that demonstrates the most significant level of volunteer and/or financial support during the year.

Humanitarian of the Year
1988 Stephen Snyder
1989 Atherton Phleger (posthumously)
1990 Mary Ellen Fise
1991 Baby Superstore, Inc.
1992 Franklin and Donna Kistner
1993 Kiwanis Club of SRV
1994 The Honorable Jackie Speier
1995 Ann Brown
1996 Judy Braiman
1998 Arnold & Valorie Snyder
1999 Dick Cadenasso
2000 Roger and Marlene Rowley
2001 Jenette Fennell
2005 The PMI Foundation
Humanitarian of the Decade
1996 Brobeck, Phleger & Harrison
2005 Fremont Bank Foundation
Lifetime Humanitarian Award
2005 Richard and Marian Cadenasso
John E. Carlson Volunteer of the Year
1991 Brian Moyer
1992 Peter Goetze & Chris Sweeney
1993 Mary Ann Wallace
1994 Angie Campos
1995 Franklin and Donna Kistner
1996 The Wesley Wallace Family
1999 Nikki McKennedy & Diane Rice
2000 Page Greenwood
2001 Kim and Dave Romano
2002 Andy and Linda Stark
2003 Tracey Hessel
2004 Lee D. Baxter
2005 David Stegman
Volunteer of the Decade
1996 Angie Campos
2005 Lee Baxter
John E. Carlson Lifetime Volunteer Award
2005 Stephen Snyder
Second Chance Volunteer of the Year
1995 National Charity League
1996 Marie Dutton
1998 Greg Hickey & Jim Hickey
1999 Cathi Terry
2000 Beth Knutson
2004 Britta Finke
2005 Heidi Hill
Second Chance Volunteer of the Decade
2005 Sylvia Brown
Second Chance Lifetime Volunteer
2005 Angie Campos
Media Award for Child Product Safety
2004 Lynsey Paulo, KCRA-TV
2005 Mark Curtis
Chairman's Award for Financial Contribution
1996 Franklin & Donna Kistner and
John and Carrie Morgridge
1998 John and Jamece Fondnazio
1999 Fremont Bank
2000 Peter Sansevero
2001 Vince and Midge DiMaggio
2002 John and Rose Lineweaver
2003 Roger Haughton
2004 Fremont Bank Foundation

2005 AWARDS PRESENTATION

Humanitarian of the Year
Awarded to the individual, corporation or foundation that demonstrates the most significant level of volunteer and/or financial support during the year.

Humanitarian of the Decade
Awarded to the individual, corporation or foundation that demonstrates the most significant and consistent levels of volunteer and/or financial support over the past 10 years.

John E. Carlson
Volunteer of the Year
Awarded to the individual who has demonstrated the most significant level of volunteer service and support during the year. The award is named in memory of John E. Carlson, who was one of the lead attorneys in Danny's successful case against Bassett Furniture Company and J.C. Penney's, the manufacturer and seller of the crib that injured Danny. John also was a Charter Member of our Advisory Board, and a long time supporter.

John E. Carlson
Volunteer of the Decade
Awarded to the individual who has demonstrated the most significant and consistent level of volunteer service and support over the past 10 years.

Second Chance
Volunteer of the Year
Awarded to the individual who has demonstrated the most significant level of volunteer support at Second Chance Thrift Store during the current year.

Second Chance
Volunteer of the Decade
Awarded to the individual who has shown the most significant and consistent level of volunteer assistance at Second Chance over the past 10 years.

Chairman's Award
For Outstanding Support
Awarded to individuals, corporations or foundations who have shown a significant and consistent level of financial and/or volunteer support to The Danny Foundation during our 20 year history.

Media Award
Awarded to the individual or corporation in the media industry that has shown the most significant level of public relations or promotional support during the year.