Greater Houston Service Award Nominees Honored as Daily Points of Light


The Daily Point of Light Award celebrates the power of the individual to spark change and improve the world.

Carolyn Farb 12-May Impact Award Recipient
Roland Cotton 1-Jul Local Initiatives Support Corps
John Boerstler 4-Jul Combined Arms
James Roach 12-Jul Citizens for Animal Protection
Judy Nyquist 18-Jul Discovery Green Conservancy
Laura Cowling 21-Jul Periwinkle Foundation
Gary Nakamura 26-Jul Japanese American Citizens League Houston Chapter
Fiona Layfield 1-Aug Houston Zoo
Art DeLeon 9-Aug Multicultural Education and Counseling Through the Arts (MECA)
Kendra Franklin 11-Aug Almighty Ministries Inc.
John Stacy 16-Aug Bayou Land Conservancy
Jo Blackburn 18-Aug Girl Scouts of San Jacinto Council
Ashley French 24-Aug Honor Flight Houston
Julie Knobil 12-Sep American Red Cross
Theresa Mallett 15-Sep Society for Performing Arts
Pamela Caballero 22-Sep Houston SPCA
Laurie Gutierrez 29-Sep The Parish School

On Jan. 8, 1993, President George H. W. Bush submitted a report to the nation on his efforts to engage Americans in service. He called these volunteers “points of light.”