We annually present the Iowa Character Awards. Since 2005, we have recognized more than 100 Iowans for showing good character.
All nominees and recipients are invited to attend the Iowa Character Awards dinner on July 31 at Prairie Meadows Events and Conference Center.
Congratulations to our 2015 Award Recipients!
Robert D. Ray Pillar of Character Award: Rich Willis and Suku Radia
Champion of Character Award: Ed Banach
Partner of the Year Award: Tim Vorland Photography
Citizen of Character (Adult) Award: Tyler Leech
Citizen of the Year (Youth) Award: Ethan Lowder
School of Character Award: Cardinal Community Schools
School Organization of Character Award: Washington High School SADD
Educator of Character Award: Gary Janssen
Organization of Character Award: Harbaugh-Williams Education Promise
Pursuing Victory With Honor Award: Springville Girls Basketball
Aaron Eilerts Community Service Award: Abigail Hammer
Mascot of Character: Crash, Iowa Wild
Key Club Spirit Lake
Kiwanis Black Squirrel Atkins Club
RE/MAX Home Group
Bondurant Farrar Speech Team
Drake University Women’s Basketball