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Humanitarian Award Winners

Humanitarian Award Winners

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The Lions Humanitarian Award is the highest honor of the association and includes a grant of up to US$250,000 for continuing humanitarian activities from Lions Clubs International Foundation. Prior recipients are listed below, in order of fiscal year.

  • David Foster, 2013-14
  • Andrea Bocelli, 2012-13
  • China Disabled Persons Federation, 2011-12
  • Rev. Franklin Graham, 2010-11
  • Wangari Maathai, 2009-10
  • Rev. Chris Riley, 2008-09
  • Muhammad Yunus, 2007-08
  • Dr. Timothy Shriver, 2006-07
  • Shri Dipchard Savraj Gardi, 2005-06
  • Dr. Arnall Patz, 2004-05
  • Dr. Billy Jang Hwan Kim, 2003-04
  • Greg Smith, 2002-03
  • Hugh O’Brian, 2001-02
  • Barbara Hendricks, 2000-01
  • Jim Stovall, 1999-00
  • His Majesty King Bhumipol Adulyadej, 1998-99
  • Dr. Martha MacGuffie, 1997-98
  • Dr. Zilda Arns Neumann, 1996-97    
  • Jimmy Carter, 1995-96
  • Sonia Gandhi, 1994-95
  • Dr. Arthur Jampolsky, 1993-94
  • Arvind N. Mafatlal, 1992-93
  • Dr. Carl Kupfer, 1991-92
  • Dr. Douglas Coster, 1990-91
  • Dr. Newton Kara Jose, 1989-90
  • Dr. M.C. Modi, 1988-89
  • Operation Eyesight Universal (OEU), 1987-88
  • Dr. Robert C. Gallo and Dr. Luc Montagnier, 1986-87
  • Mother Teresa, 1985-86
  • W. Clement Stone, 1984-85
  • Nancy Reagan, 1983-84
  • Art Linkletter, 1982-83
  • Koki Taiho, 1981-82
  • Robert W. Woodruff, 1980-81
  • The Salesian Sisters of St. John Bosco (Daughters of Mary Help of Christians) 1979-80
  • Rev. Robert Rumball, 1978-79
  • Sir John Wilson, 1977-78
  • Orlando Villas Boas, 1976-77
  • Dr. Jules Stein, 1975-76
  • Danny Thomas, 1974-75
  • Danny Kaye, 1973-74

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