Humanitarian of the Year Award


About the award

The William P. Schwartz Humanitarian of the Year Award is given to a person who continues founding father Bill Schwartz’ legacy of unselfish concern and reflects a noble desire to improve the lives of CSEA members and/or the community at large. The recipients of this award have performed a significant act of a humanitarian nature, including: demonstrating a generosity of spirit and dedication to the betterment of people in need (in particular CSEA members); being involved in service which has enriched the lives of others and the welfare of humanity and society; or contributing above and beyond in the name of charity.

Criteria

Nominees must have performed any significant act of a humanitarian nature:

  • By demonstrating a generosity of spirit and dedication to the betterment of people in need (in particular CSEA members)
  • By being involved in service which has enriched the lives of others and the welfare of humanity and society
  • By contributing above and beyond in the name of charity


Previous award recipients:

2018 Tammy Affonso, Santa Rosa Chapter 75
2017 Delia Alvarado, Retiree Council 5008
2016 Frank Carey, Plumas Chapter 193
2015 Miguel Alatorre-Munoz, Orange Chapter 67
2014 Marie Hoveln, Vista Chapter 389
2013 Jerry Chames, Kerman Unified Chapter 279 and Gloria Pinedo, Patterson Unified Chapter 174
2012 Gary Davis, Sunnyvale Chapter 205
2011 Karen Sweet, Galt Chapter 362