Friend of Community Development Award

Presented to a person who is not a CDS member, but who has made a significant contribution to the field of community development. This contribution could have been accomplished through his or her role as author, educator, administrator (public or private sector), community organizer, or elected or appointed official. This person should exemplify the Principles of Good Practice as adopted by the Society. Self-nominations are not accepted.

Eligibility:
  • Not a current member of the Community Development Society
  • Self-nominations will not be accepted
  • Explanation of how the nominee’s work shows a thorough understanding of community development principles and practice
  • The nominee’s contribution has helped to draw the public’s attention to the field of community development
  • The nominee has helped to relate the field of community development to other fields
  • Evidence of how the nominee’s contributions have shown the importance of community development principles and practice

Deadline: February 14

Nominate

 

 

Friend of Community Development Award Recipients:
  • 2016 Gavin Rennie
  • 2015 Claire McGowan
  • 2015 Brian Fogle
  • 2014 Tami Fischer
  • 2013 Ed Levy
  • 2010 Randolph Cantrell
  • 2009 Dr. Robert Moses
  • 2008 Jean Burkhardt
  • 2005 Dr. Karl Stauber
  • 2004 Shu Kexin
  • 2003 David Allee (posthumous)
  • 2002 Gary Craig
  • 2000 Sue Rickards
  • 1998 John “Jake” P. Mascotte
  • 1997 F. W. Fanning (posthumous)
  • 1995 Harry Martin
  • 1993 Bob Harvener
  • 1991 Lorraine and Dick Marais
  • 1989 C. Brice Ratchford
  • 1988 William D. Lontz
  • 1987 Charles F. Koval
  • 1987 William D. Lontz
  • 1984 Paul J. Comer, Jr.
  • Paul Eberts