Past Honorees – Tribute to the Arts


2016 The Freddy Awards ArtPop Barbara Kozero
2014 Mary Wright, Storyteller Neil Wetzel, Jazz Saxophonist, Moravian College Cafe at the Lodge
2013 Jennifer Wescoe Andy Po The Fab Lab
2012 Dave Fry Moravian College Dance Arts Lehigh
2012 Marylou Cummings, Mayor’s Award    
2011 Bob Schantz Celtic Cultural Alliance Bethlehem Garden Club
2010 Ramona LaBarre Lehigh Arts Alliance Deja Brew Coffee House
2009 Dr. Larry Lipkis Valley Contra Dance Society Minuteman Press
2008 Charles Kiernan Friends of Music of Bethlehem Keyston Nazareth Charitable Foundation
2007 Robert Doney Southside Film Institute & Festival Home & Planet
2006 Oleg Briansky & Mirelle Brianne Satori, Inc. Spillman Farmer Architects
2005 Cora Hook Mock Turtle Marionettes The Brickman Group
2004 Peggy Whitney Hobbs Bethlehem Palette Club Technicolor Grand
2003 Charles Brown Banana Factory Air Products & Chemicals
2002 Deborah Sacarakis Chamber Music Society of Bethlehem Starbuck Goldner Tile
2001 William Persa Young People’s Philharmonic Valley Graphic Services
2000 Geoff Gehman Rose Garden Children’s Festival Artefact, Inc.
1999 Patricia McAndrew Experimental Printmaking Institute Plantique, Inc.
1998 Ricardo Viera PA Shakespeare Festival Saraceno Design
1997 Fred Bees WDIY Union Pacific
1996 Dr. Rudy Ackerman Ray Huston & American Legion Band Sing Out Magazine
1995 Ralph G. Schwarz Ballet Guild of the Lehigh Valley Martin Guitar
1994 Richard Redd PA Youth Theatre Just Born
1993 Jeffrey Parks Touchstone Theatre Binney & Smith
1992 Frederick Gilmartin Godfrey Daniels First Valley Bank
1991 Ronald P. Sherry Bach Choir of Bethlehem Bethlehem Steel