Past Events

36th Annual Don Carlos Humanitarian Awards

Wednesday, October 2, 2019

5:30-9:00 PM

SRP PERA Club

The Don Carlos Humanitarian Award honors individuals who have made Tempe a better place to live through impactful and lasting work that addresses human services needs in the city.  The award is Tempe’s most prestigious distinction.

2019 Awardees

36th Don Carlos
HUMANITARIAN

Christine Hoddy Busch

Christine Hoddy Busch, superintendent of the Tempe Elementary School District and a longtime community leader, has been named the 36th recipient of the Don Carlos Humanitarian Award by Tempe Community Council. Busch has served as superintendent of the Tempe Elementary School District – home to 12,000 students – for the past eight years and has a long history of advocating for education and community involvement.

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Bernadette
Coggins

young humanitarian
scholar

Brooke
Schmidt

Event Sponsors

Many thanks to our sponsors who helped us in highlighting the unsung heroes in our community. This event is not possible without the generosity and support of you!

2019 Charles Trumbull Hayden Title Sponsor