Board of Directors' Awards

​In 1962, the Hayward Area Recreation and Park District Board of Directors established an Annual Board of Directors Awards policy to appreciate and recognize individuals and organizations that assist the District in its mission to provide high quality leisure facilities and programs to its residents on a voluntary basis.

Awards categories for each year consist of the following areas: Individual, Organizational and Special Recognition Awards.

To nominate an Individual or Organizational for the 2018 Board of Directors awards, click  here.

The 2017 winners, listed below were recognized at the Annual Board of Directors' Awards Luncheon in January of 2018.  Congratulations to the Award Recipients!

Individual 
Rene Gandolfi, D.V.M.
Nominated by the H.A.R.D.'s Sulphur Creek Nature Center

Organizational
Castro Valley/Eden Area Chamber of Commerce
Nominated by the H.A.R.D.'s Hayward Shoreline Interpretive Center

Special Recognition
Hayward Junior Giants Program
Nominated by the H.A.R.D. Foundation

Special Recognition 
Hayward Junior Giants Program 
Nominated by the H.A.R.D. Foundation 

Billy Bradford
Nominated by H.A.R.D.'s Senior Program

List of Previous Years Winners