Here’s one thing we know – volunteers are at the heart of nonprofits. Another thing we know? Recognizing volunteers for a job well done keeps them coming back!


See highlights from the 2018 Spirit of Volunteerism Awards:


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Congratulations to our 2018 Giving is Living Recipients!

For the last 27 years, the Spirit of Volunteerism Awards has been the venue to announce the Giving is Living Honoree, celebrating the work of influential organizations, families and businesses that have significantly impacted our community. 

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Congratulations to our 2018 Spirit of Volunteerism Awards Honorees!


2018 Spirit of Volunteerism Impact Report

View the impact of the 42nd Annual Spirit of Volunteerism Awards.

2018 Spirit of Volunteerism Photos

Check out all the photos this year's event!

2018 Spirit of Volunteerism Step & Repeat Photos

Download photos from our Spirit of Volunteerism Step & Repeat!

Event Information

Learn more about Spirit of Volunteerism Awards and its history, the 2018 Giving is Living Award recipients and how it impacts the Orange County community.

Thank you to our 2018 Spirit of Volunteerism Sponsors

Nurturing Spirit
The Allergan Foundation Bank of America Boston Consulting Group The Colton Company Capital Group Companies Peter & Michelle Duncan EY Fluor Golden State Foods Hub International Insurance Services Inc. Kaiser Permanente Rob & Jane Reindl
Caring Spirit
Beckman Coulter  Jeff Black / McDermott & Bull Executive Search Orange County Community Foundation Rutan & Tucker, LLP Ventura Foods
Helping Spirit
Continuum Consulting DPR Construction First American Title Insurance Company The Gooding Family John & Susie Hurlbut Charlene & Mike Immell Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP Daniel & Wilette McQuaid Gary Meister & Christy Zidonis Minka Group MINYARD | MORRIS The Orange County Register Robinson Calcagnie, Inc. Jaime Wheeler White Nelson Diehl Evans, LLP  World Travel Bureau
Anthem Blue Cross • Bassam and Cherine Fawaz  • Denise Scott
In-Kind Sponsors
Antis Roofing & Waterproofing Cox Communications Disneyland Resort Gorjana Laguna Beach John & Susie Hurlbut Kenny the Printer  Orange County Business Journal  Pacific Life Pacific Symphony PIMCO Smart Jazz Execs Taco Bell The Island Hotel