Congratulations to all of the recipients at last night's Community Service Awards!
Receiving awards were:
Volunteer of the Year:
Dick Heron - for work keeping San Ramon Creek clean and clear of invasive species
Geoff Gillette - for leading over 650 hikers on local trails in the past five years in the Trail Mixers Program.
Four Years of Service:
Elaine Betts - Danville Poet Laureate
Beverly Kumar - Danville Arts Commission
16 Years of Service:
Kent Rezowalli - Parks Commissioner
20 Years of Service:
Randy Haberl - Planning Commissioner
Awards of Merit:
Robert McHale - for his leadership in local scouting, and for his musical contributions to Town events
Sharon Wilson - for expanding the senior walking programs and creating the Senior Walk and Talk.
Behring Global Education Foundation - for their work in providing wheelchairs to those in need around the world.
Lazarex Cancer Foundation - for making lifesaving connections that give hope to patients now and opportunity for new treatments for patients in the future.
Michael K Shimansky Community Service Award -
presented to Emma Cochran for her volunteerism, dedication, and commitment to giving back to the community.
The Danville Award -
awarded to Don and Joan Kurtz for their years of service in creating and maintaining the Tassajara One Room School Living History Program.