Distinguished Citizen Dinner

 

Congratulations to Hawaii's 2015 Distinguished Citizen! It was a spectacular evening at the Sheraton honoring Rick Blangiardi, General Manager of Hawaii News Now! He was also recognized by Mayor Kirk Caldwell with a Proclamation naming, August 27, 2015 "Rick Blangiardi Day" and issued a congratulatory certificate by the Senate of the Twenty-Eighth LegislatureState of Hawaii which was presented by Senator Donna Mercado Kim! 
 
Colin Kubota, Eagle Scout, (Center) talks with Rick Blangiardi, General Manager of Hawaii News Now, (Right) about what the highest rank in Scouting means to him. Rick Blangiardi was honored yesterday at the Aloha Council's Hawaii Distinguished Citizen Dinner. 
 
The Distinguished Citizen Dinner (DCD) is our biggest fundraising event held in honor of a highly distinguished citizen from our local community. This annual fundraising dinner is recognized as the "original" and premiere recognition dinner in Honolulu.   
Past Honorees  
1983 - James F. Gary 2000 - William W. Paty, Jr.
1984 - Maurice J. Sullivan 2001 - Warren H. Haruki
1985 - Chinn Ho 2002 - Vicky Cayetano
1986 - Robert J. Pfeiffer 2003 - Ronald K. Migita
1987 - John D. Bellinger 2004 - W. Allen Doane
1988 - Daniel K. Inouye, U.S. Senator 2005 - Mike May & Carol Ai May
1989 - Frank J. Manaut 2006 - Michael J. Fisch
1990 - Spark M. Matsunaga, U.S. Senator &  George Fukunaga  2007 - Linda Lingle, Governor
1991 - John D. Waihee, Governor 2008 - Charles A. "Chuck" Sted
1992 - Russell K. Okata 2009 - Mufi Hannemann, Mayor
1993 - Frank F. Fasi, Mayor 2010 - Aloha Council Presidents
1994 - H. Howard Stephenson 2011 - Chatt G. Wright
1995 - Daniel K. Akaka, U.S. Senator 2012 - Peter S. Ho    
1996 - John C. Brogan 2013 - Bob Hiam     
1997 - Benjamin J. Cayetano, Governor 2014 - John C. Dean
1998 - Walter A. Dods, Jr. 2015 - Rick Blangiardi     
1999 - Don E. Carroll  

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