Award Winners

The Gil Smith Award - Given annually by the La Cañada Kiwanis President to the member who best exemplifies Gil Smith’s outstanding dedication to the club & its projects. 

Rookie of the Year - Given annually to a new member in recognition of enthusiastic support of Club Activities. 


President Fred Schooley awarded


  Howard Backer with wife Rhoda       Larry Dumas
              Gil Smith Award                      Rookie of the Year   



   2014 President Tom Passanisi awarded

 Bryan Schwartz (R)              Maria Drummond (R)
Gil Smith Award 2014              Rookie of Year 2014




2013 President Jim Phillips awarded

                           Melinda Thompson (R)                Bill Koury (L)
                             Gil Smith Award 2013                Rookie of the Year  




You can find previous Rookie of the Year & Gil Smith Award Winners in our Kiwanis Blue Book