Citizen Honors – Michael Ahern, 2022 Youth Service Honoree
Citizen Honors – David Dorn, 2021 Valor Honoree
David Dorn was selected for his courage when he was mortally wounded while saving his friend’s business from looters.
Citizen Honors – Chris Stone, 2021 Valor Honoree
Chris Stone was selected for his extreme valor when he used his body as a human barricade on May 18, 2018 to keep a school shooter from entering a classroom, […]
Citizen Honors – Raina Neeland, 2021 Valor Honoree
Raina Neeland was selected for her courageous act when she rescued three young cousins after they were swept over the Clearwater Dam at Clearwater Lake. She succumbed to the currents.
Citizen Honors – Gary Sinise Foundation, 2021 Community Service Award
The Gary Sinise Foundation was selected for their outstanding service to our military, their families and first responders. Now in its 10th year of operation, GSF honors our defenders, veterans, […]
Citizen Honors – Charles “Charlie” Austin, 2021 Youth Service Award
Charles “Charlie” Austin was chosen for his selfless service for donating time and money to help fund and develop The Warrior Program, a virtual training program for Special Olympics Maine […]
Citizen Honors – James Kanoff & Aidan Reilly “FarmLink Project”, 2021 Service Act Award
James Kanoff and Aidan Reilly were chosen for their selfless service as they responded to a nationwide crisis during (and because of) a global pandemic to create a grassroots initiative […]
Citizen Honors – Women Veteran Social Justice Network, 2020 Service Honoree
Women Veteran Social Justice Network is selected for their work to identify, connect and empower Women Veterans through professional and personal connections.
Citizen Honors – Michael Jernigan, 2020 Service Honoree
Michael Jernigan is selected for his lifetime of selfless service to improve the lives of blind and impaired veterans. Michael co-founded “Paws for Patriots” at South Eastern Guide Dogs, which […]
Citizen Honors – Zachary Brooks, 2020 Youth Service Award
Zachary Brooks is selected for his advocacy of those affected by autism. Zachary founded “Artfully Abled,” an art event showcasing the abilities of those with developmental disabilities.
Citizen Honors – Anthony Borges, Aaron Feis & Peter Wang, 2019 Valor Honorees
On February 14, 2019, a shooting incident at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, resulted in numerous displays of valor as students, teachers, and staff responded to the […]
Citizen Honors – Travis Mills, 2019 Service Honoree
Travis Mills, of Maine, is selected as the 2019 Service Act Honoree for his lifetime of selfless service to the members of the combat wounded community. Through his founding of […]