The 54th Annual Fernando Award Foundation’s Dinner, was held on Friday, September 21st, to honor this year’s ten nominees as well as select and announce the Recipient of the 2012 prestigious Fernando Award, the highest honor for volunteerism and civic accomplishment in the San Fernando Valley.
Nancy Cartwright joined nine other worthy recipients as nominees for 2012.
Included were; Eric M. Book, Child and Family Guidance Center, Nancy Cartwright, Nominated by Richard Leyden/North Valley Regional Chamber of Commerce; Lois Curran-Klein, Woodland Hills-Tarzana Chamber of Commerce/Valley Cultural Center; Steven R. Fazio, Bert and Jane Boeckmann; Sandra Green, Children’s Hunger Fund; Earl Greinetz, Providence Tarzana Hospital; John L. Moriarity, Karl Boeckmann/Bud Brown; Joyce J. Pearson, Valley Women’s Center ; Gwyn Petrick, Child Development Institute ; Joel M. Simon, Encino Chamber of Commerce/Rickey Gelb.
Mr. Simon was proud to receive the 2012 award for his extraordinary service to the community.
“I was so honored to be in this group,” said Nancy. “You realize just how much one dedicated person can do to help others and just what an impact we can have on society..”
For further information about the Fernando Award Foundation, Inc., the website is:www.fernandoawards.org.