Bulldogs For Life

Alumni & Friends

Awards of Distinction

We are pleased to announce the honorees of the 2014 Awards of Distinction. Special congratulations to Al Hernandez, Tim Rochford, Kate Salvesen, and Art Svenson for their admirable service.



The Town & Gown Awards of Distinction celebrate deserving Inland Empire citizens for their personal and professional accomplishments, and selfless service to our community.  If you wish to nominate someone who has shown exemplary commitment to the public good through volunteerism, community involvement, or outstanding achievement in their field, please click hereAt this time nominations for 2014 are closed; however, if you wish to submit a nomination for 2015, please use the attached form. The replies should be comprehensive, as the decision to confer an award is based solely on the information provided.

To help the Selection Committee review each nominee equally, it is important that the information provided is as detailed and complete as possible.  Traditionally, nominees do not know they are being nominated for this honor.  This can often make filling out the nomination form challenging.  Here are some helpful tips to make submitting a nomination easier:

•    Work with others who know the nominee and fill out the form together.  
•    Try to discreetly obtain a copy of the nominee’s resume, if they have one.
•    Use the questions on page two to help shape your nomination.
•    Additional pages, press clippings, or other supporting documents may be attached.