2020 Heart & Excellence Awards

A- A A+

2020 Heart & Excellence Honorees

Nominate a woman you know for 2020: CLICK HERE!

Nominees should support and promote the YWCA Glendale’s mission of eliminating racism, empowering women and promoting peace, justice, freedom, and dignity for all; and principles of courage in spirit and action, breaking barriers, leadership and self-determination, and community responsibility.

A full list of past honorees is available below.

NOMINATION DEADLINE IS FRIDAY, DECEMBER 13, 2019, NOON

All nominations will be reviewed by the Legacy Luncheon Committee. The Heart & Excellence Award Ceremony will take place at the 23rd Annual Legacy Luncheon on April 15, 2020 at the La Canada Country Club.

 

Past Heart & Excellence Honorees

INDIVIDUALS

Georgia M. Abelmann – 2003
Joan Allan – 2016
Mary Alvord  – 2000
Toni Beck-Espinosa – 2013
Yasmin Beers – 2015
Brooke Bentley Moore – 2016
Wanda Bistagne – 2004
Laurie Blieck – 2007
Sue Boegh – 2001
Mary Boger – 2008
Lena Bozoyan – 2013
Ginger Bremberg – 1996
Fran Buchanan – 2012
Julia Burroughs Shermer – 2001
Carol Ann Burton – 2018
Marilyn Kay Butler – 2018
Phyllis Campbell – 2002
Ruth Charles – 2009
Sister Lucille Dean, S.P. – 1999
Susie & Richard Dell – 2006
Paula Devine – 2012
Dr. Zuzka Eggena – 2005
Marisol Espinoza – 2019
Andrea Faresveit – 2010
Stela Fejtek – 2019
Miryam Finkelberg – 2015
Jeannie Flint – 2017
Lois Frederick – 2001
Rosa Frommer – 2007
Roberta “Bobbi” Gangi – 2014
Eileen Givens – 2000
Elissa Glickman – 2019
Nancy Guillen – 2017
Laura Guillory – 2014
Marilyn Gunnell – 2008
Ruth Hale – 1996
Silva Hameline – 2011
Janet Hamilton – 2017
Lina Harper – 2003
Lori Hartwell – 2011
Ann Hermann – 2011
Debbie Hinckley – 2007
Mary Lou Howard – 2004
Susan Hunt – 2007
Dr. Frieda Jordan – 2004
Carole Jouroyan – 2008
Glady I. Kabateck – 2003
Cathy Keen – 2005
Lorelei Kelley – 2001
Armineh Khanbabian – 2007
Seda Khojayan – 2014
Janet Killian – 2009
Dale Kristien – 1996
Eleanor Largent – 2005
Kathy Lefkovits – 2012
Louise Lewis – 2004
Linda Malmquist – 2002
Jean Maluccio – 2004
Elizabeth Manasserian – 2011
Joan McCarthy – 2008
Rabbi Carole L. Meyers – 2000
Valery Moorhead – 1998
Sandra J. Moreno – 2010
Gertrude Ness – 2014
JP O’Connor – 2017
Mary Alice O’Connor – 2002
Linda Offray – 2019
Sonia Bedrossian Peltekian – 2003
Lina Petrossian – 2017
Alice Petrossian – 1999
MaryAnn Plumley – 2010
Jory Potts – 2013
Kathleen Powers – 2009
Anita Quinonez Gabrielian – 2012
Lynne Raggio – 1996
Mary Lou Rhodes – 2015
Maria Rochart – 2010
Diane Russell – 2000
Sandy Schultz – 2009
Ellyn Semler – 2011
Officer Sue Shine-Carter – 2008
Monica Sierra – 2012
Mary Margaret Smith – 2013
Sue Stamper – 1998
Nancy Stone – 2017
Linda Stude – 2005
Genevieve Sultenfuss – 1996
Karen Swan – 2019
Sona A Tatiyants – 2018
Sharon Townsend – 2014
Kathryn Van Houten – 2016
Mercy Velazquez – 2009
Joylene Wagner – 2013
Lynne White-Shelby – 2015
Karen Whyte – 2010
Sue Wilder – 2019
Georgina Wu – 2017
Katherine Yamada – 2005
Donna Ziel – 2007

ORGANIZATIONS

Avon Breast Care Foundation – 2006
Capital Group Companies – 2006
Glendale Community Foundation – 2006
National Charity League, Inc. Glendale Chapter – 2006
Soroptimist International of Glendale – 2006
Wells Fargo Foothill – 2006
Agape Circle of the Western Diocese of the Armenian Church – 2018
Armenian Relief Society of Western USA – 2019