Honorees

On May 4, 2017 at the City National Grove of Anaheim, OC Human Relations brought together over 500 of Orange County’s diverse community and business leaders for AWARDS 46, a special gala event that honored the outstanding human relations efforts of seldom-recognized individuals, model community policing programs and exemplary school programs that create safe and inclusive environments for Orange County’s students and residents. As well as the presentation of the awards, the evening featured entertainment provided by the  Ron Kobayashi Trio and a speech by the 2017 YouthSpeak contest winner, Raj Sawhney.

Click on the names of the honorees below to watch a video and read a description of the individuals and organizations that we were proud to recognize.

 


Diverse Community Leader Awards

Bill Bracken

Rev. Dr. Charles Dorsey

TyRon Jackson

Laura Kanter

Bang Van Pham

Juana Trejo


Community Policing Award

Det. Noah Daniels, LaHabra PD


Outstanding BRIDGES School

South Junior High School


#HateFreeOC Profile in Courage Award

Andrew’s Ice Cream


Distinguished Business Award

Target


>>Learn about past honorees by clicking the links below.

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