Click to Home
Resident Help Center

Go To Search
2016 Nomination Recipients
2016 Nomination Recipients
On October 24, 2016, the Brooklyn Center City Council recognized persons who were nominated for a Random Acts of Kindness award during 2016.  This year there were 22 nominations received.

Random Acts submitted included:
donate homemade and homegrown items to the needy
lend a helping hand to neighbors
provide transportation to neighbors
pick up trash in the neighborhood
provide neighborly services such as snow blow a driveway and mow a lawn
perform a mini concert to a homebound resident
donate to a food shelf and local schools
volunteer countless hours at community events and activities
cook meals for a sick or needy neighbor
provide excellent health care to the community
host forums on topics of understanding abuse and domestic violence
host forums for seniors on awareness of scamming and how to protect themselves from fraud
volunteer in the school to help classmates
mentor students
offer space for community gardens
provide free meals to students during summer break
open a free clothing closet
offer food donations
donate to school students
support the Little Free Library
volunteer at church
visit an elderly neighbor

The City Council extended its appreciation to all who participated in this year's Random Acts of Kindness recognition, to those making nominations, and especially to those who have contributed to the quality of life here in Brooklyn Center.

Random Acts of Kindness Nominees
Michelle Mares
Jon Haughey
Bill Byrnes
Betty Byrnes
Allan Pierskalla
Sharon Pierskalla
Mark Anderson
Lisa Fuglie
Joe Schumacher
Renee Schumacher
The Crossings at Brookwood Residents
Dr. Robert Droullard
Courtney Poja, Cornerstone
Jay Haapala, AARP
Berisso Bekuto
Lisa Cole-Harris
Keilah Lopez-Pantoja
Pastor Ben Lane, Northbrook Alliance Church
Christine Twait, Partners in Nutrition
DaraLynn, Tom, and Staff, Georgetown Park Townhouses
Bonnie Nelson, All Nations Fellowship
Mark Block and Staff, Caribou Coffee & Einstein Bros. Bagels
Kristin Wolf, Walmart Manager
Mr. Branch and Sally Mays, Garden City Elementary School
Michael Wilkinson and Staff, McDonald’s
Phillip Gray

View photos of recipients of Random Acts of Kindness