Congratulations to the 2019 Award Recipients

(Click on the names below to learn more about the honorees)

Diverse Community Leader Awards

Tony Ortuño

Advocating for LGBT Supportive Programming

Orange County Community Foundation and OC Opportunity Initiative

Bringing Funders and Community Needs Together

Community Policing Award

Commander Chuck Elms, Santa Ana Police Department

Engaging the Community in the Department’s Policing Philosophy

Outstanding BRIDGES School Award

Fountain Valley High School

Building a Safe and Inclusive Campus

Distinguished Business Award

Medtronic Brain Therapies

A Corporation Embracing Diversity and Inclusion

Special kNOwHate Award

A.C. Thompson

A Journalist Exploring Hate Groups in Orange County through PBS’ Frontline Documentary “Documenting Hate: Charlottesville”

Learn about past honorees by clicking the links below.


AWARDS 46 (2017)

AWARDS 45 (2016)

AWARDS 44 (2015)

AWARDS 43 – The Legacy Awards (2014)

AWARDS 42 (2013)

AWARDS 41 (2012)

AWARDS 40 (2011)

AWARDS 39 (2010)

AWARDS 38 (2009)

AWARDS 37 (2008)

Honorees from 1971-2015