This prestigious award promotes the value and important contribution of volunteering to the social, cultural, economic and environmental well-being of the Greater Houston area and pays tribute to those who inspire and promote the spirit of volunteerism through his/her exemplary endeavors.
2016 nominations are now being accepted for impact investment pioneers and social entrepreneurs to honor and recognize at the annual Greater Houston Service Awards luncheon. The award winner has made a significant impact across a mix of local and global organizations, large institutions and grass roots charities.
This prestigious award celebrates the extraordinary and transformational achievements of an individual who has, each in his or her own various way, brought about lasting social change in the Houston area through his or her conviction, determination and generosity. This award celebrates an inspiring individual with the hope of motivating others to want to follow suit in public service, social enterprise and philanthropy.
Cameron Waldner, CEO of Volunteer Houston, said “The 2016 Greater Houston Service Award winner is an exceptional person who has given his or her time, expertise and financial resources to help people and communities prosper. Impact Award winners are outstanding examples of individuals who have given selflessly and have had a lasting impact on the lives of numerous people. By celebrating their achievements, we aim to create wider awareness of volunteerism and provide inspiration for others to follow.”
Past winners include:[section_heading]Jim McIngvale 2014[/section_heading]
[section_heading]Neil Bush 2015[/section_heading]