Evening of Tribute: The Beacon Awards 

November 16, 2023

We are excited to announce Evening of Tribute 2023 will happen on Thursday, November 16 at 6:00pm.

This is a ticketed event and includes a reception, a plated dinner, and dessert.

Dress code is business formal.

Hosted at Venue 252
252 Lawrence St.
Eugene, OR 97401


Thank you for joining us in honoring our award recipients and preparing future Beacons through support of the Beacon Fund for Student Scholarships.

Call 541-684-7318 or email advancement@bushnell.edu with questions or if you’d like to register over the phone or via email.

Donation Form

Evening of Tribute Sponsors

Thank you to our 2023 Center for Leadership and Ethics, Evening of Tribute, and event sponsors whose generosity directly supports the Bushnell University Beacon Fund for Student Scholarships.

2023 Award Recipients


Christians As Family Advocates (CAFA)

Daniel Hill (’74-’76)

2023 Presenting Sponsor

Past Recipients Include

Outstanding Business

2022 Northwest Community Credit Union
2021 C.W. Walker & Associates
2020 Seneca
2019 Forrest Technical Coatings
2018 Rexius
2017 GloryBee
2016 Market of Choice
2015 Industrial Finishes & Systems
2014 Bi-Mart Corporation
2013 Eugene Area Chamber of Commerce
2012 Isler CPA
2011 Jerry’s Home Improvement Center
2010 Pacific Continental Bank

Outstanding Individual:

2022 Trace Skopil
2021 Sheryl Balthrop
2021 Ben Cross
2020 Ken Brown
2019 John Alvord
2018 Joe & Cathleen Karcher
2017 Phil Speers
2016 Dr. Ada O.L. Lee
2015 Steve & Sally Lee
2014 Sid Voorhees
2013 Jim Wildish
2012 Linda McKay Korth
2011 Scott Williams
2010 Sister Monica Heeran

Outstanding Non-Profit:

2019 One Hope Lane County
2018 Relief Nursery
2017 Eugene Mission
2016 Holt International

Special Recognition Award:

2011 Britni (Steiling) D’Eliso ’11

Distinguished Alumni Award:

2022 Gabe Piechowicz ’19
2020 Rory Robison ’96

2023 Center for Leadership and Ethics and Event Sponsors:


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Edward Jones
Cary Richardson


McKenzie-Willamette Medical Center









Northwest Natural

















DC Company

Industrial Finishes