Mary Downey → Central Floridian of the Year 2019

For 38 years the Orlando Sentinel has recognized a person or a group that made a difference in our lives. It’s their way of thanking them on behalf of a grateful region for bringing out what Lincoln called the better angels of our nature.

Bank of America Neighborhood Builders 2016

Neighborhood Builders®, a program that creates more sustainable communities by providing nonprofits with tools to develop stronger strategic plans, chart a succession plan and enhance funding opportunities.

Bob Allen Disney 2014

The awards honor community involvement and service in categories that range from the arts to social work to environmental efforts.