Recognizing Lifetime Achievement
Each year, the Association presents the Horatio Alger Award and offers lifetime membership to individuals of outstanding character, whose lives and actions demonstrate the power of the human spirit. This prestigious accolade acknowledges their unwavering commitment to their goals, their prodigious accomplishments, and their enduring impact on their respective fields. Recipients exemplify the Association’s values – perseverance, personal initiative, integrity, leadership, commitment to excellence – along with it’s belief in the free-enterprise system and the importance of philanthropy. By celebrating their lifetime achievements, the Award underscores their lasting legacy and serves as a testament to their remarkable journey of success, inspiring others to follow in their footsteps and overcome their adversities.