The Founders Community Leadership Award recognizes individual or organizational excellence in leadership as demonstrated by outstanding initiative, impact of work, and inspiration of others. The Founders Community Leadership Award recognizes significant contributions to improving the quality of life of the Cape Cod and Islands. This work may confront social problems, address environmental concerns, or promote arts and humanities.
2015 – Wendy Northcross and Rebecca Pierce-Merrick
2016 – Michael Robinson and Gary Sheehan
2017 – Joel Crowell
2018 – Jung-Ho Pak
2019 – DeWitt Davenport and The Davenport Companies
Due to COVID-19 impacts, no awards were made in 2020 and 2021.