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Don Carlos LogoHonoring Those Who Care

Tempe Community Council is proud to be an organization that works to nurture and steward Tempe’s sense of community. We believe in creating a community where children, seniors, families and individuals care for and about one another. In that spirit, we are honored to present the annual Don Carlos Humanitarian Awards.

Who is Don Carlos?
Past Don Carlos Humanitarians

32nd Annual Don Carlos Humanitarian Award Ceremony & Dinner

Tues, Sept 29, 2015

Deadline for Young Humanitarian Scholar application: May 25, 2015
Deadline for Don Carlos Humanitarian and Spirit of Tempe Karma Volunteer nominations:  June 21, 2015 (extended from initial due date of June 14)

 Nominate a Humanitarian   Nominate a Volunteer Young Humanitarian Scholar

Help support this community event and join us in honoring the men and women who are changing lives in Tempe.

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31st Annual Don Carlos Humanitarian Award Ceremony

2014 Don Carlos Event Photos














Congratulations to  Neil Giuliano – 2014 Humanitarian of the Year, Kiwanis Club of Tempe – Guiding Light Lifetime Achievement in Philanthropy Award, Gwen Hanna – Spirit of Tempe Karma Award and Michael Gee – Young Humanitarian Scholar.  All were honored at a ceremony and dinner in their honor on October 15, 2014.

2014 Event Sponsors

This year’s event could not be possible without the extraordinary support of our sponsors – thank you!

Charles Trumbull Hayden Title Sponsor
Salt River Project


Visionary Sponsor
Jenny Norton & Bob Ramsey – Ramsey Social Justice Foundation

Community Sponsors
Cling’s Aerospace
Edward Jones
Gammage & Burnham
Nancy & David Puffer
Jenny Norton & Bob Ramsey
Kati Spencer
United Phoenix Firefighters Association – Tempe Local 493
Tempe St. Luke’s Hospital

Vision Community Management
Woody Wilson & Carol Lockhart

Founding Sponsors
Sara and Tim Appleton
Bailey Wealth Management
Billing Tree
BJC Public Relations
Coffin & Trout Jewelers
Flagstaff Extreme
Scottsdale Insurance Company
Shereen Lerner & Robert Miller
Dimple & Sandeep Shah
Jennifer & Andrew Wagner
Andrea & Brandon Willey

Humanitarian Sponsors
Louraine Arkfeld
Campus Corner
here on the corner
Sue Ligocki
Barbara Lloyd
Kim Naig
Law Offices of Sender Associates
Tempe Republic/Republic Media

In-Kind Sponsors
Alliance Beverage Distributing Company
tlasta Catering
Doc’s Artisian Ice Cream

DW Green Company
Optical Narrative
Honey Moon Sweets

Hensley and Co.
Impression Makers Printing
Lakeshore Music

Table Tops Etc.