Friends University established the Family of the Year Award to recognize exceptional familial commitment to Friends across generations. This award is not made every year, rather, only on the occasion when a family is identified whose service, attendance, and loyalty to Friends is exemplary.
Award Recipients - The Joseph and Olive Schoonover Family
(click here to read more about the family and view photos taken at the Sept. 24, 2011 event)
2010 Award Recipients - The Vera and Chester Pitts Family
(click here to read more about the family and view photos taken at the Sept. 11, 2010 event)