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Kiwanis Honors

Our members have been recognized by Kiwanis and other community groups for their service to our community. Recently Howard Bischoff, Past President, presented Michelle Rogers with the Kiwanian of the Year 2014-15 Award.

 

Los Altos Kiwanian of the Year

2015 – 
2014 – Michelle Rogers
2013 – Traci Hatling
2012 – Julie Filice
2011 – Howard Bischoff
2010 – Diana Ritter
2009 – Jan Masters
2008 – Robert (Bob) Galen
2007 – Kenneth R. Kaye
2006 – Donna Cedervall
2005 – Linda Miller
2004 – Howard (Buzz) Thayer
2003 – Peter Bergsman

  2002 – Shelly Hopkins
2001 – Lynn Davidson
2000 – Lucy Carlton
1999 – Scott McGuffin
1998 – John Giblin
1997 – Robert Davidson
1996 – Judy Steele
1995 – Katy Morgan
1994 – Joseph Cammarata
1993 – Rick Steele
1992 – Peter D. Bergsman & Elizabeth Cleary
1990 – Marilyn Henderson
1982 – Walter D. Chronert

 

Division 34 Kiwanian of the Year – Mort Korngold Award


Peter Bergsman
and Past President Laura Bajuk

2009 – Peter D. Bergsman
1991 – Raymond Skitt
1986 – Walter D. Chronert

 

 Kiwanis International & Cal-Nev-Ha District Life Member Award


Art Carmichael receives his Life Member Award, with Past President 
Laura Bajuk and past recipients Peter Bergsman and Howard Bischoff

2012 – Douglas Roberts
2009 – Arthur C. Carmichael
2008 – Howard A. Bischoff
2004 – Peter D. Bergsman

 

 

 

 

Kiwanis Leadership Society (Kiwanis International)

2010 – Charmaine Turbow

 

Kiwanis Tablet of Honor Award (Kiwanis International)

2010 – Paul B. Van Buren

 

George F. Hixson Fellowship Award (Kiwanis International)


Past President Donna Cedervall receives her 2012 Hixson Award from the
Kiwanis Cal-Nev-Ha District Governor while the Kiwanis Division 34 Lt. Governor looks on.

 

2015 – Robert (Bob) Galen
2012 – Donna Cedervall
2010 – Peter D. Liesenfelt
2006 – Howard A. Bischoff
2005 – Laura Bajuk *
2004 – Paul B. Van Buren
2004 – Carol Hanzlik
2002 – Dana Johnston
2002 – Karen M. Smith
2002 – Lynn Davidson

 

*Awarded by the Kiwanis Club
of Los Gatos

  2001 – Lucy Carlton
2000 – Alexander Myers
2000 – Howard (Buzz) Thayer
2000 – Peter D. Bergsman
2000 – Howard Phillips
2000 – James (Jim) Young
1999 – Walter D. Chronert
1999 – Robert (Bob) Davidson

 

William A. Dunlap Fellowship Award (Kiwanis Cal-Nev-Ha District)


Douglas Roberts recieves the Dunlap award at the Kiwanis District
Governor's Visit

2013 – Douglas Roberts

2011 – Laura Bajuk
2011 – Donna Cedervall
2011 – Jan Masters
2010 – Charmaine Tu Turbow
2008 – Peter D. Liesenfelt
2008 – Melinda Ray
2006 – Linda Miller
2005 – Howard Bischoff
2005 – Karen M. Smith
2004 – Howard (Buzz) Thayer
2004 – Peter D. Bergsman
2004 – Kenneth R. Kaye
2002 – Paul B. Van Buren

 

Distinguished Service Award (Kiwanis Cal-Nev-Ha District)

2017- Julie Filice    
2016- Doris Padilla    

2014 – Derek Lubich
2013 – Martha McClatchie
2013 – Jamie Lucia
2013 – Donna Cedervall
2012 – Derek Lubich
2011 – Diana Ritter
2010 – Charmaine Tu Turbow
2010 – Traci Hatling
2010 – Jan Masters
2008 – Donna Cedervall
2008 – Leslie Coe
2008 – James Flynn
2008 – Howard A. Bischoff
2007 – Robert (Bob) Galen
2006 – Douglas Roberts
2006 – Gregory B. Burns
2006 – Randall Hull

  2006 – Peter D. Liesenfelt
2005 – Paul B. Van Buren
2005 – Howard (Buzz) Thayer
2005 – Melinda Ray
2004 – Linda Miller
2004 – Paul B. Van Buren
2004 – Bonnie Nunke
2004 – Carol Meacham
2004 – Peggy McKleroy
2004 – Lawrie Macmillan
2004 – Barbara Christensen
2004 – Donna Cedervall
2004 – Hollis Bischoff
2004 – Laura Bajuk
2002 – Penny Thayer
2000 – Karen M. Smith
1997 – Peter D. Bergsman

 

Legion of Honor (25+ Years of Kiwanis Membership)

President Martha McClatchie congratulates Paul B. Van Buren on his 45 years of membership

President Randall Hull gives Kiwanis Legion of Honor Awards in 2007 to Paul B. Van Buren (35 years of membership) 
and Arthur C. Carmichael, Jr. (40 years of membership)

25 years



45 years

50 years

 

2016 - Buzz Thayer                                                                   2015 – Peter D. Bergsman, Karen Smith
2004 – Walter D. Chronert (1917 – 2007)
2007 – Kenneth R. Kaye (1943 – 2007)

 

2017 – Paul B. Van Buren

2017 – Arthur C. Carmichael, Jr.

 

Our Community Honors Kiwanians

Los Altos/Los Altos Hills Joint Community Volunteers Service Award


2015 Honoree, Douglas Roberts, with wife Susan and presenter Peter Bergsman

2015 – Douglas Roberts
2012 – Peter Liesenfelt
2010 – Howard Bischoff
2009 – Howard (Buzz) Thayer
2004 – Randall Hull
2003 – Paul B. Van Buren
1998 – Carol Hanzlik
1996 – Karen Melbye Smith

  1995 – Joe Leal
1992 – James (Jim) Reynolds
1991 – Arthur C. Carmichael, Jr.
1991 – Raymond Skitt
1986 – Kenneth R. Kaye
1984 – Ed Gorzynski
1983 – Walter D. Chronert

 

Los Altos Community Foundation John W. Gardner Building Community Award


2010 – President Donna Cedervall, Art Carmichael and Roy Lave, LACF Executive Director2008 - Kiwanian Karen Smith (third from left) receives the Los Altos Community Foundation’s Gardner Building Community Award;  Also pictured: Roy Lave, Executive Director of LACF, Kiwanis President Randall 
Hull & Coeta Chambers, Chair of LACF

2012 – Bob Galen
2010 – Arthur C. Carmichael, Jr.

2008 – Karen M. Smith
2006 – Paul B. Van Buren

2004 – Peter D. Bergsman

 

 

 

 

 

 

Los Altos Chamber of Commerce Walter & Marie Singer Business Volunteer Award

 

     

lr- John Harpootlian, Karen Smith, Tom

Smith, Jeannie Bruins, Joe Simitian, Jerry Hall,

and Rich Gordon  

 

2016- Karen and Tom Smith

2014- Maureen & Roy Jones

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Los Altos Community Foundation Community Service Award

1997 – Bob & Lynn Davidson
1992 – Arthur C. Carmichael Jr.
1978 – Walter D. Chronert
1973 – John W. (Jack) Huston

 

 

Los Altos Kiwanis Club Pet Parade Grand Marshals

2017 – Art & Jean Carmichael                                2016 – Paul and Liz Nyberg
2015 – Monique Kane, CHAC
2014 – Sgt. Paul Argulles, LAPD
2013 – Dave Roos, DVM
2012 – Bob & Lois Adams
2011 – Donald McDonald
2010 – Tim Justus
2009 – Art & Jean Carmichael

  2008 – Lee Lynch
2007 – Bob Grimm
2006 – Richard Fisher
2005 – Marge Gratiot
2004 – Barbara (Bobbie) Huston
2003 – LAPD Canine Office Gerry
              (handler, Officer John Korges
2002 – Walter Chronert
2001 – Lucy Carlton