Lawrence
Serving the Children of the World

In 1960, the Kiwanis Club of Lawrence started an annual traditional of honoring members of our community for outstanding community service. In giving this award, the Club considers success in their professional as well as involvement in serving the community in a greater capacity.


Substantial Citizen Award Recipients
 

2015       Mike Wildgen                    Rep. Tom Sloan

2014       Loring Henderson               Sandy Praeger                                                                    2013       Gene Meyer
2012       Alice Ann Johnston             Chuck Fisher
2011       Jean Shepherd
2010       John Sayler                        Charles & Karen Warner
2009       Bill Myers                           Brower & Mary Burchill
2008       Tom & Vicki Wilkerson         Barbara Ballard
2007       Marilyn Dobski                    Al Gallup
2006       Ron Olin                             Wayne & Donna Osness
2005       Ervin Hodges                      Dolph Simons, Jr.
2004       Rusty Thomas                     Paul Getto, DDS
2003       Deanell Tacha                     John Tacha
2002       Hank Booth                         Dr. Phil Godwin
2001       Hilda Enoch                         Dr. Helen Gilles
2000       Richard Haun                      Barbara Kelly
1999       Alan Fisher                          Roger Pine
1998       Bob Billings                         Rev. John Gingerich
1997       Mary Alice Gordon               Olin Petefish
1996       Emily Taylor                        Julie & Al Hack
1995       Robert Stephens                  Robert "Bob" Wells
1994       Robert Bowline                    Roland & Joanne Hurst
1993       Robert Georgeson                Howard Hill, Jr.
1992       Albert Pendleton                  Donald Shepard
1991       Jesse Branson                      L. Martin Jones
1990       Orvel Criqui                         Archie Hawkins
1989       Nancy Hambleton                 Marnie Arfersinger
1988       Lew Llewellyn
1987       Ralph Turner                       Max Stalcup
1986       Charles & Hortense Oldfather
1985       A.E. Lee
1984       Al Bramble                           Dolph Simons, Sr.
1981       Larrry Heeb
1980       John Vogel
1979       Gene Burnett
1978       Frieda Cowles
1977       Cynthia Turner
1976       Russell Mosser                     Elfrieda Rowe
1975       Warren Rhodes                    Chris Kraft
1974       Art Wolf                              Riley Burcham
1973       Charles Stough                    Arden Booth
1972       Raymond Nichols                 Joe Wilson
1971       Gladys Six                           Jack Evans
1970       Corlett Cotton
1969       Jim Owens                           Arthur Heck
1968       Harold Barr                          Henry Shenk
1967       William Wolfe                       Pearl Clark
1966       Carl Althaus                          Ed Elbel
1965       Edwin Burgess                      Elgin Woody
1964       Bruce Cameron                     Armin Woestemeyer
1963       Lloyd Houston                       Henry Brinkman
1962       Nan Colman                          Marge Stockton
1961       Edna Boardman
1960       Ralph Pine