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R ecipients of T he A ngel F estival A wards

2013-
20th Award

2012-

2012 Award

2011-
2011 Award

2010-

2009 -

2008 -

Randy Pausch
See Award

Hanif Qadir
See Award

2007 -

Malalai Joya was silenced in her nativeland, Afghanistan, for calling her fellow members of parliment “warlords”, “war criminals”, “drug dealers”, and “barnyard animals”. Even though an elected member of Afghanistan’s National Assembly in 2003, Joya was thrown out. Notwithstanding death threats and her house being bombed—making her homeless—she fights on for others.
See Award
http://www.malalaijoya.com

2006 -

Paul Gillespie who inspired the making of the computer program, The Child Exploitation Tracking System (CETS) which was launched in Toronto, 7 April 2005 and was developed jointly by Microsoft Canada, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP), and the Toronto Police Service, acted as an angel would—protective.
See Award

http://www.paulgillespieconsulting.com

2005 -

The Good Samaritans responding to Hurricane Katrina because of your self-less, charitable attitude in helping the victims, you showed others how to become angels as yourselves.
See Award
http://www.directrelief.org/sections/our_work/hurricane_katrina.html

Simon Wiesenthal (1908-2005) in recognition that he acted as an angel for the murdered because he didn’t want history to record that the Nazis killed millions of people and got away with it.
See Award
http://www.wiesenthal.com/site/pp.asp?c=fwLYKnN8LzH&b=242023

Emmanuel Ofosu Yeboah, though born in 1976 with a deformed right leg, in Koforidua, Ghana, he went from being an orphan street beggar to a national example of courage by bicycling with one leg across his country with a donated bike from the Challenged Athletes Foundation in Del Mar, California. His journey changed the way his fellow two million disabled are treated in Ghana.
See Award
http://www.nationalgeographic.com/adventure/0506/muddy_buddy.html

2004 -

Joe Ehrmann, founder of The Door (1986) in Baltimore, Maryland with its youth program "Building Men for Others".
http://archive.parade.com/2004/0829/0829_coach.html

Czeslaw Milosz (1911-2004) in recognition of this Nobel Prize-winning poet's spiritual discoveries put into words.
http://nobelprize.org/literature/laureates/1980/index.html

2003 -

Kenneth E. Behring, founder of the Wheelchair Foundation, founded 2000.
http://wheelchairfoundation.org

Matthew “Mattie” J. T. Stepanek, born with a muscular dystrophy disease; author of Heartsongs.
http://www.mattieonline.com

2002 -

The Amber Alert, America’s Missing: Broadcast Emergency Response c/o Donna Norris, Amber Hagerman’s mother.
http://www.amberwatchfoundation.org

2001 -

The Citizens of the United States of America in recognition of their love of country, with its freedoms, since the terrorism attack on America, September 11, 2001.
http://www.familiesofseptember11.org

Nkosi Johnson (1989-2001) c/o of his foster mother, Gail Johnson, in recognition of his innocent dedication as a self-appointed ambassador for children born HIV-positive in his native South Africa - a country where admitting to being the carrier of AIDS was taboo, until he spoke about his own family experiences.
http://nkosi.iafrica.com

2000 -

Debi Faris, founder of Garden of Angels, (Desert Lawn Cemetery in Calimesa, California) in recognition of the loving service she is providing for abandoned dead babies found in trash dumpsters or on doorsteps.
http://www.gardenofangels.org

Thomas James (JT) Leyden, former American skinhead, in recognition of his regeneration from one who hates to one who loves.
http://www.strhatetalk.com

1999 -

Mavis Nicholson Leno, Chairwoman, Campaign to Stop Gender Apartheid in Afghanistan.
http://www.nwhp.org/tlp/biographies/leno/leno_bio.html

1998 -

The Alliance of Guardian Angels, Inc., Safety Patrol, Brooklyn, New York.
http://www.guardianangels.org

1997 -

Diana, The Princess of Wales (1961-1997) c/o Kensington Palace, England.
http://www.althorp.com

Mother Teresa (1910-1997) c/o Missionaries of Charity, Calcutta, India. http://nobelprize.org/peace/laureates/1979/teresa-bio.html

STRIVE (Support Training Results In Valuable Employees) East Harlem Employment Service, New York City.
http://www.strivenewyork.org

1996 -

Christopher Reeve in recognition of the understanding he has received since
his paralyzing accident on 27 May 1995, that we are not made up solely of our
physical bodies.
http://www.christopherreeve.org

1995 -

Elizabeth Glaser (1947-1994) c/o The Pediatric AIDS Foundation. http://www.pedaids.org

Nicole Brown Simpson (1959-1994) c/o The Nicole Brown Simpson Charitable Foundation.
http://www.nbcf.org

Food From the ‘Hood, a natural food products company c/o Crenshaw High School, South Central, Los Angeles.
http://www.foodfromthehood.com

The Rescuers of the Oklahoma City Bombing c/o Oklahoma City, USA. http://www.oklahomacitynationalmemorial.org


For full text of The Angel Festival Awards
listed above, contact: Candace Frazee
or write
1933 Jefferson Drive, Pasadena, CA 91104
(626) 794-4458

 

W here &W hen



THE 14th ANGEL FESTIVAL


The 20th
Angel Festival
is on
Sat. Oct. 5, 2013


The festival is held in Memorial Park,
in the City of Sierra
Madre, California
which is in
Los Angeles County
The Angels County!

Call for more info:
(626) 794-4458

WHAT IT IS

Everything and anything to do with angels,
beit religious or
silly fun!

This festival promises something for everyone, from the exhibit booths featuring an amazing diversity of angel products, to fascinating angel lectures, and fun angelic demonstrations.

Celestial-like atmosphere
in outdoor park.

 

 

T he A ngel
F
estival A wards

xWHO & HOW

Candace Frazee,
Founder & Director of
The Angel Festival
and Madam Chair of Swedenborg Information of Los Angeles (SILA)
honours "angels" living and/or departed.

Candace Frazee
& her husband,
Steve Lubanski, 2004

Honourees are chosen based on qualities
which display
angelic behaviour.

Bronze plaques
"YOU'RE BEING AN ANGEL"
or
"YOU'RE AN ANGEL NOW"
are bestowed.

There is no cash value
to
The Angel Festival Awards,
for angels do what they do,
serving a use,
not seeking any merit.


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