The Aaron Stookey Spirit of Philanthropy Award will be presented by the Community Foundation of Boone County at the Boone County Chamber of Commerce Awards Banquet on Monday, November 12 at the Palomino Ballroom.
The award annually recognizes the individuals and/or businesses in Boone County who, through their philanthropic activities, exemplify the spirit of Aaron Stookey. Stookey was a longtime Thorntown resident who donated his restaurant and all food, service and supplies for monthly fundraising dinners.
Nominations for the Aaron Stookey Spirit of Philanthropy Award are requested from the public. To nominate someone, write a letter and include the nominee’s name, address and a brief background describing why they deserve such recognition. Letters are due by 4 p.m. on October 29. Mail letters to P.O. Box 92, Zionsville, IN 46077, fax it to 873-0219 or email it to [email protected].