2018 Heart of Broomfield Award Winners

Congratulation to this year’s Heart of Broomfield Award Winners. The Foundation would like to thank the winners for the extraordinary impact they have made on our community.

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Listed below are the winners that will be recognized at this year’s Heart of Broomfield Awards. To purchase tickets or a table for the 2018 Heart of Broomfield Awards, please click here.


ARTS: Recognizing a community artist or a supporter of the arts.
Winner- Mary McIntire

EDUCATION: Recognizing an educator (teacher, principal, counselor, volunteer or activist).
Winner- Angela Finan, Volunteer

COMMUNITY SERVICE: Recognizing a community volunteer or non-profit staff member who has gone above and beyond the call of duty.
Winner- Mark and Bobbie Clapper

SENIOR: Recognizing an outstanding community member, age 65 or older.
Winner- Bev Swenson

YOUTH: Recognizing an outstanding community member, age 18 or younger.
Winner- Callista Zaronias

PHILANTHROPIC AWARD: Recognizing an individual who opens their heart and wallet to support a Broomfield non-profit organization or program.
Winner- Polly Tasset

GENE FRANK AWARD: Recognizing a businessperson who has been a major community donor. In memory of Gene Frank, a man who virtually defined the term corporate citizenship in Broomfield and was a vice president of Rocky Mountain Energy.
Winner- Jeff and Laura Ditges; Source Communications, LLP

ANGEL AWARD: Recognizing an individual who has shown extreme passion and dedication for a Broomfield non-profit organization/program.
Winner- Boni Callaway, Mobile Food Pantry

HEART AND SOUL AWARD: Recognizing an individual who quietly gives of themselves to their neighbors, local groups and even strangers, and whose actions are the epitome of a community with heart.
Winner- In Remembrance of Cody Steven Oser

WALTER P. SPADER LEADERSHIP AWARD: Proven community leader whose energy, passion, sense of humor and wisdom has made Broomfield a better place.
Winner- Steve Cuss, Discovery Church