Albert Schweitzer Leaders Awards Gala – New York

Each year the Albert Schweitzer Leadership Awards Gala recognizes leaders in diverse areas of human endeavor and supports fundraising efforts that sustain HOBY programs, which provide young people with leadership development opportunities throughout the world. Past honorees include Muhamad Ali, President and Mrs. Gerald R. Ford, and Dolores and Bob Hope. Only four individuals are selected for the annual event for the following prestigious awards:

Albert Schweitzer Leadership Award

HOBY’s Albert Schweitzer Leadership Award is presented to individuals who have distinguished themselves through service to mankind and who have contributed significantly through their leadership to the education and motivation of youth.

International Inspiration Award

HOBY’s International Inspiration Award honors individuals who have profoundly inspired others by their character, their values and their actions. Their achievements have equaled their ambitions, and they inspire us to do no less.

Alumni Achievement Award

HOBY’s Alumni Achievement Award recognizes an outstanding HOBY Alumnus who has distinguished him or herself as a leader in professional, social and philanthropic endeavors, and has carried that leadership with dignity and respect.

Outstanding Young Alumni Award

HOBY’s Outstanding Young Alumni Award recognizes alumni ages 25 or younger who, through significant service and leadership in their schools and communities, have made an outstanding difference in the lives of others.

Leadership Awards Dinner - Dallas

On Thursday, November 1, 2018, in Dallas, Texas, Hugh O'Brian Youth Leadership (HOBY) will celebrate 60 years of inspiring young people to make a difference. Each year, HOBY hosts Leadership Awards Dinners across the United States, to recognize leaders in diverse areas of human endeavor who set an example for HOBY youth and people everywhere.

HONORING

Award Recipients
Albert Schweitzer Leadership Award
Doug Dwyer
President & Ceo, Dreammaker Bath & Kitchen

Leadership In Media Award
Sara Fulmer
Station Manager, The CW

Alumni Achievement Award
Meranda Cohn
Corporate Spokesperson & Director, Corporate Affairs, Vistra Energy

Global Leadership Awards Reception – Chicago

On July 25, 2018 at the Cushman & Wakefield headquarters in Chicago, Hugh O’Brian Youth Leadership will celebrate 60 years of inspiring young people to make a difference by honoring a select group of leaders who embody HOBY’s core values of volunteerism, integrity, excellence, diversity, and community partnership in their daily lives.

The Global Leadership Awards Reception, hosted by Cushman & Wakefield, consists of a reception, networking, and award presentations.

Award Recipients Embody HOBY’s Core Values:

  • Live and breathe volunteerism and giving back to the community
  • Demonstrate integrity and consistent ethical decision-making
  • Commit to excellence by continually seizing opportunities to learn and grow
  • Value diversity and advocate for equal opportunity
  • Recognize the importance of collaborative partnerships and a supportive network

PAST HONOREES

HOBY recognizes leaders in diverse areas of human endeavor and supports fundraising efforts that sustain HOBY programs, which provide young people with leadership development opportunities throughout the world.

Jacques Attali

Albert Schweitzer Leadership Award 2018 Albert Schweitzer Leaders Awards Gala – New York

Jarrod Berstein

Alumni Achievement Award 2018 Albert Schweitzer Leaders Awards Gala – New York

Sarah McGee

International Inspiration Award 2018 Albert Schweitzer Leaders Awards Gala – New York

Brandon Harris

Outstanding Young Alumni Award 2018 Albert Schweitzer Leaders Awards Gala – New York