Six years ago the artist liaison committee created the Del Corazón Volunteer of the Year award so artists could show their appreciation to outstanding volunteers. Each year’s honoree is chosen from among favorite volunteers nominated by the artists and presented with a bronze Sacred Heart designed by Arthur López. A different artist creates the award’s base every year, so each Del Corazón award is unique.
Sadly, last year’s recipient, Mary Anne Kenney, died a few months after accepting the award. Kenney was remembered fondly by those who knew her. “My mom has always been the volunteering type, so she was always happy to go down there and interact with the artists and lend a hand where she could,” said Kenney’s son, Sean.
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