Arts Recognition Award for Contributions in Support of the Arts
The Richland Arts Commission accepts nominations for two annual awards to recognize local contributions made in support of the arts. These awards are intended to distinguish two recipients for their outstanding contribution and support of the arts in Richland, Washington. The awards are presented to one individual and to one organization (for profit or not-for-profit) annually. The award is made for the year prior.
Note: Recipients who have been recognized in the last five years are not eligible.
Year - Organization / Individual
2007 - (not awarded) / Jerry Greenfield
2008 - Allied Arts Association / Artis Vaughan
2009 - Columbia Center Rotary / Fred Dixon
2010 - (not awarded) / Tom Powers
2011 - Battelle / Justin Raffa
2012 - Tumbleweed Art Studio / Jo Brodzinksi
2013 - RPBI (Market at the Parkway) / Chuck Eaton
2014 - Tri-Cities Chinese American Association / Debra Rogo
2015 - HAPO / Robert Waltrous
2016 - Fox-Vance Family Foundation / Nancy Doran
2017 - Tri-Cities Steel Band Association / Patrick Fleming