The Beacon Award provides the opportunity to applaud publicly an individual or group whose long term leadership over time has had significant positive effect enhancing the quality of life on Beacon Hill.
We are currently accepting nominations for our 2015 Beacon Award until Friday, April 10th. The Beacon Award nomination guidelines can be viewed here. Download the nomination form by clicking here.
Nominations will be reviewed and a winner will be selected by a committee comprising of representatives from the BHCA and the community at large. The 2015 Beacon Award will then be presented at the BHCA 93rd Annual Meeting, to be held May 18, 2015 at the Union Club of Boston.
Since its inauguration in 1997, the 75th anniversary year of the BHCA, the Beacon Award has honored the following individuals, couples and institutions for their positive impact on the neighborhood:
1997 – Joseph Hinkle
1998 – Bob & Biddy Owens
1999 – Beacon Hill Nursery School
2000 – Jason Pingree
2001 – Peter Thomson
2002 – Herman Greenfield
2003 – Tom Kershaw, Linda Cox and Henry Lee
2004 – Susan McWhinney-Morse
2005 – Meredith & Gene Clapp
2006 – Sandy Steele
2007 – Dick Gurnon and Jack Gurnon
2008 – Vivien and Gillian Gattie
2009 – Karen Cord Taylor
2010 – Frank Mead
2011 – Gael Mahony
2012 – Sharon Malt
2013 – Mark Duffield and Jennifer Hill
2014 – Frederick A. “Tad” Stahl