The Hayward Area Historical Society invites you to join us as we honor outstanding individuals and organizations making history and preserving culture with their significant service to the Hayward area community.

Enjoy a festive reception with drinks and delectable appetizers. Mingle and bid on unique silent auction items. Enjoy delicious desserts and celebrate with the current and past History Award Recipients. Tickets are $60 HAHS Members, $75 Individuals by April 14; $100 at the door.


History Award Recipients

John Sandoval Award
Sponsored by the HAHS Board of Directors
Brian Morrison

HAHS Volunteer Award
Dana Hamilton

Community Service Award
Lucille Lorge and Randy Vanderbilt

Educator Award
Sandra Navarro, Tennyson High School
Dr. Linda Ivey, CSU East Bay

History Maker Award
Sponsored by Assemblymember Bill and Laurel Quirk
Friends of Hayward Public Library

Historic Organization
AAUW Hayward-Castro Valley

Historic Business Award
Rowell's Saddlery and Western Wear
Gumb's Barber Shop

Historic Preservation Award
Former Caltrans Properties at 1465 and 1471 B Street; 1421, 1431, and 1444 C Street; and 22589 Chestnut Street


Proceeds support the Hayward Area Historical Society's temporary and permanent exhibitions, public programs, K-12 school tours, and other exciting activities at the HAHS Museum of History & Culture and three historic properties: McConaghy House, Meek Mansion, and the San Lorenzo Pioneer Cemetery. EIN: 94-1508257