Archives: Purpose Prizes

Beverly Santicola

She teaches problem-solving and grant writing to rural and urban youth so they can create their own solutions to community problems.

Cecilia Nadal

She saw too much mutual suspicion among different minority youth in St. Louis – so she built bridges through the performing arts.

Dave and Liane Phillips

To address chronic unemployment, the Phillipses created a job training and placement program in the third poorest U.S. city of its size.

Gary Hollander

This former health care administrator reduces health disparities and social stigma among Milwaukee’s LGBT population.

Jin Zidell

Jin started Blue Planet Run to provide safe drinking water to people in the developing world.