PALCUS Leadership Awards:

1996 – 2018

 

 

Artistic Achievement Leadership Award:

Ana Ventura Miranda

João de Brito

Joaquim de Almeida

Mel Ramos

Nathan Oliveira                                                                                  

 

Business/Entrepreneurship Leadership Award:

Maria Lawton

John Mello

Bill Freitas

Cidália Luís-Akbar & Natália Luís

José Rodrigues

Domitilia Dos Santos

Anthony F. Andrade

Céu Cirne-Neves

Maria Monet Markowitz

António Frias

Fred Vierra

António Seabra

Manuel Eduardo Vieira

Community Appreciation Award:

Virginia Portuguese Community Center

 

Community Service Leadership Award:

Helena DaSilva Hughes

Rosa Leal

Natalie Matinho

João Luis Morgado Pacheco

Liliana C. de Sousa

John C. Pinheiro

TAP Portugal - Corporate

Albert S. Dutra

António P. Goulart

Maestro, Sr. Manuel M. Canito

Mary Alice Rosa Gonsalves

Gloria De Melo

Hon. Tony Coelho, US Congress

Irene Correira Ramos

The Bernardino Coutinho Foundation

Maria de Fátima Martins–The Fatima Martins Foundation

Rui A. Ponte

 

Education Leadership Award:

Duarte A. Silva, Ed.D.

Alan Tenreiro

Diniz Borges

Alberto M. Carvalho

António Simões, Ed.D.

Maria F. Pacheco, Ed.D.

Elmano Costa, Ph.D.

Frank F. Sousa, Ph.D.

Onésimo Almeida, Ph.D.

Entertainment Leadership Award:

Tommy Castro

Carlos de Mattos

 

Founder’s Award:

Florentino Gregório

Manuel R. Geraldo, Esq.

Abel Morais (Posthumous)

Joe da Rosa

John G. Rebelo

António Matinho

António Frias

Manuel Mira

 

International Leadership Award:

H.E. Vasco Cordeiro, President, Governo Regional dos Açores

Hon. Berta Cabral, Mayor, City of Ponta Delgada

H.E. Carlos César, President, Governo Regional dos Açores

Ana Moura

Nelly Furtado

 

Journalism Leadership Award:

Meredith Vieira

 

Lifetime Achievement Award:

Gil Santos,"Voice of the New England Patriots"

Dr. Rui Machete, FLAD Chairman

H.E. Pedro Catarino, Ambassador of Portugal to US

Hon. Ben Nighthorse Campbell, U.S. Senate

 

Lifetime Legacy Award:

Aristides de Sousa Mendes (Posthumous)

 

Literature Leadership Award:

Katherine Vaz

Frank X. Gaspar

 

Medicine Leadership Award:

Drs. Joseph and Laurie Braga

 

National Service Leadership Award:

David Simas

David Leite

 

Outstanding Organization Leadership Award:

Massachusetts Alliance of Portuguese Speakers (MAPS)

Portuguese American Veterans of Peabody Massachusetts

Heavy and General Construction Laborers’ Local #472

Portuguese American Post-graduate Society (PAPS)

The Portuguese American Citizen Project

American Foundation for Charities of Portugal

            Luso-American Fraternal Federation –Portuguese Continental Union

Portuguese American Scholarship Foundation

Prince Henry Society of Massachusetts

Sport Club Português

Portuguese Organization for Social Services and Opportunities (POSSO)

Portuguese Heritage Publications of California

           

Philanthropy Leadership Award:

António Amaral

Banco Espirito Santo - Corporate

Otília & Justina Ferreira

José Covas  

José João Morais

Pedro Belo

Ed Cruz

             

Portuguese-American Relations Leadership Award:

Dr. Rui Machete

 

Public Service Leadership Award:

Col. Ann C. Assumpico

Sec. Nancy Rodrigues

Judge Maria Araújo Kahn

Sheriff Armando B. Fontoura

Hon. M. Teresa Paiva-Weed, RI Senate President

Hon. Paul J. Tavares, RI General Treasurer

Judge Philip Rapoza

Hon. Richard Pombo

Hon. Ernest J. Moniz

Hon. Jack M. Martins

Councilman Augusto Amador

Hon. Daniel DaPonte, RI Senate  

Hon. Bruce M. Botelho

           

Scholarship Leadership Award:

Francisco Cota Fagundes, Ph.D.

António Cirurgião, Ph.D.

Alice Clemente, Ph.D.

Scientific Achievement Leadership Award:

Ronald A. DePinho, M.D.

Special Anniversary Award:

Rádio Voz do Emigrante, 30th Anniversary

WJFD-FM - 40th Anniversary

Cabrillo Festival, Inc. – 50th Anniversary

The Luso-Americano

 

Special Appreciation:

Frank P. Baptista

Alda Petitti

 

Sports Leadership Award:

Ticha Penicheiro

 

Young Portuguese-American “Promessa” Award:

Jordan Thomas

Adam Costa

Theresa Agonia, Miss RI - USA 2016

Nathalie Pires

Margo Petitti

Katie Stevens

Pilar Coelho

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