The PIFA Awards Show is a special event to recognize and honor extraordinary individuals who have dedicated their lives to giving back, and celebrate paying it forward and inspire others to take action.
Please join us in honoring the following Honorees at the 2016 PIFA Awards.
Sponsors are acknowledged in our event program and at the PIFA Awards.
Disability rights activist, philanthropist, producer, writer and author; first woman to head programming at a U.S. network (Showtime & Lifetime)
Richard Garriott de Cayeux
Space explorer, entrepreneur, philanthropist, award-winning computer game developer for Ultima, Co-Founder of Challenger Learning Centers
Emmy Award-Winning Producer; First Female Executive of the Johnny Carson Show; Points of Light Award
Dr. Stephen Post
Founding Director of Center for Medical Humanities, Compassionate Care, and Bioethics at Stony Brook University
Dr. Allan Luks
Founding Director of the Center for Nonprofit Leadership at Fordham University
Project Pay It Forward programs help at-risk youth gain a sense of community and belonging through educational curriculum that fosters the spirit of paying it forward, so kids can benefit and thrive.