2012 Photos

Aaron Kushner, Doug Freeman and Eric Spitz

Orange County Register Publisher and Owner Aaron Kushner, National Philanthropy Day Founder Doug Freeman and Orange County Register President and Owner Eric Spitz

Sebastian Paul and Marybelle Musco, with Joann Leatherby

Sebastian Paul and Marybelle Musco, the 2012 National Philanthropy Day Orange County Honorary Co-Chairs, presenting the Lifetime Achievement award to Joann Leatherby (center). The Muscos were the 2011 Lifetime Achievement outstanding honorees.

Daniel Walker, Gail Taylor and Henry Walker

2012 National Philanthropy Day Orange County Outstanding Mid-Size Business Farmers & Merchants Bank CEO Daniel Walker, Outstanding Philanthropic Group Assistance League Anaheim President Gail Taylor and Outstanding Mid-Size Business Farmers & Merchants Bank President W. Henry Walker

Joe Lins, Sarah Middleton and Ronald Simon

2012 National Philanthropy Day Orange County Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser Joe Lins, Outstanding Large Business PIMCO Foundation's Executive Director Sarah Middleton and Outstanding Founder Ronald Simon

Bruno Serato, Nikita Urs and Trent Jeppson

2012 National Philanthropy Day Orange County Outstanding Philanthropist Bruno Serato, Outstanding Youth Nikita Urs and Outstanding Small Business S.D. Deacon Corp. of California, Irvine Office's Executive Vice President Trent Jeppson"

Sally Lawrence, Maria Hall-Brown and Sheri Nazaroff

2012 National Philanthropy Day Orange County Co-Chair Sally Lawrence, event Mistress of Ceremonies Maria Hall-Brown, PBS SoCal producer and reporter for Real Orange and producer and host of Bookmark, and 2012 National Philanthropy Day Orange County Co-Chair Sheri Nazaroff

Chapman University College of Performing Arts students

Chapman University College of Performing Arts students Daniel Shipley, Chelsea Chaves and Neda Lahidji performing an encore performance of song-and-dance numbers from Chapman University’s annual American Celebration as a musical tribute to National Philanthropy Day Orange County Lifetime Achievement outstanding honoree Joann Leatherby

2012 National Philanthropy Day Orange County outstanding honorees

The 2012 National Philanthropy Day Orange County outstanding honorees, including (top row, left to right) Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser Joe Lins, Outstanding Large Business PIMCO Foundation's Executive Director Sarah Middleton, Outstanding Youth Nikita Urs, Outstanding Founder Ronald Simon, Outstanding Small Business S.D. Deacon Corp. of California, Irvine Office's Executive Vice President Trent Jeppson, (bottom row, left to right) Outstanding Mid-Size Business Farmers & Merchants Bank President W. Henry Walker, Outstanding Philanthropic Group Assistance League Anaheim President Gail Taylor, Outstanding Philanthropist Bruno Serato, Lifetime Achievement outstanding honoree Joann Leatherby and Outstanding Mid-Size Business Farmers & Merchants Bank CEO Daniel Walker

Heart-shaped art piece awards

Heart-shaped art piece awards, created by Orange County artist John Barber, that were presented to the 2012 National Philanthropy Day Orange County outstanding honorees

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