On Wednesday, January 29th, we gathered with 400 of our closest friends, supporters, advocates, volunteers, trade partners, ReStore donors, sponsors, and homeowner partners who helped make 2019 our most impactful year yet.
Our special thanks to County Supervisors Phil Serna and Patrick Kennedy, Councilmember Eric Guerra, West Sacramento Vice Mayor Beverly Sandeen, and West Sacramento Councilmember Martha Guerrero for attending, words of encouragement, and support for Habitat in your districts.
Additional special thanks to Seastand Productions (Cleo’s Veteran Repair Project, 2019 Year in Review, Rock the Block, and Gala Recap) for the videos shown during the program and Tia Gemmell for the evening’s photography.
Cornerstone Award Honoree
The Cornerstone Award is our most prestigious award, given to an individual or organization who has demonstrated exceptional support and whose contribution will be felt for years to come.
In honor of their exemplary leadership in building a foundation for our growing Neighborhood Revitalization program, to ensure our low-income, senior, and Veteran neighbors can have a safe, decent, affordable place to call home.
Leadership Award Honorees
The Leadership Award is given to community partners who demonstrate exemplary leadership and commitment to building stronger communities and self-reliance through shelter.
Steve Lawrence – Legacy Award, Accepted by Jane and Michael Lawrence
Sacramento Housing Redevelopment Agency
District 2 County Supervisor Patrick Kennedy
District 6 Councilmember Eric Guerra
Hammy Award Honorees
The Hammy Award is given to community partners and volunteers who made an outstanding impact with us in 2019 through dedication of time, talent, and financial support.
American Furniture Galleries, CEVA Logistics, COSTCO, JB Hunt & Joybird
Construction & Volunteer Awardees
Allegra Bukojemsky & Lony Modellas
PlyGem, Sonoran Roofing/Sonray Construction, & American Technologies, Inc.
Peter Tiedemann & John Canton
30-Year Volunteer Awardees
Jim Englander, Dottie Kelty, & Cliff Popejoy
Homeowner Services Awardees
Air Warrior Courage Foundation, Home Depot Foundation,
& Reeve-Knight Construction
Jenn Crabbe & Music.Causes.Movement/MADhouse Productions
Akram Keval & The Table UMC
Bank of America, Cathay Bank, DPR Construction, InterWest Insurance Services, Franklin Templeton Investments, ReferralExchange, Teichert & Travelers Insurance
City of Rancho Cordova, SMUD Employee Volunteers, State Street
& United Surgical Partners International
River City Bank & US Bank
Rock the Block Awardees
District 1 Sacramento County Supervisor Phil Serna
CAPCON & South Oak Park Community Association