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Available Awards

Individuals, organizations and businesses are honored through awards established through us by our donors. Dates to apply for any of our award opportunities are announced on our homepage, at the links below, by the local media.

Paul Wolff Accessibility Advocacy Awards

Established in honor of local architect and teacher Paul Wolff, this annual award recognizes and honors those who strive to make San Luis Obispo County a barrier-free community. Nominations for local individuals, businesses and community groups will be accepted HERE through March 16, 2018.


Isabel P. Ruiz Humanitarian Award

The Isabel P. Ruiz Humanitarian Award annually recognizes and rewards a local individual for outstanding efforts in advocacy and caring for local people in San Luis Obispo County.

Nominations are accepted beginning in June each year. Please check back and watch for an announcement on our home page.

Women of Distinction Awards

The Women of Distinction Awards celebrate Women’s History Month (March) and recognize the contribution that women have made in the areas of volunteering in the community, their profession and in philanthropy.

For more information about our award programs, please contact Erin McCall, Field of Interest Program Associate.

Janssen Foundation Youth & Youth Sports Fund Grants

Janssen Youth & Youth Sports Foundation Grants Cycle is available in spring. Click here for more information. 

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