Nancy Ann Mendiburu Compassion Award

Nancy Ann Mendiburu’s greatest legacy to the world is compassion. Her strength of character and bedrock belief in right and wrong has gone admired by those who knew her. Thus, it is fitting that the highest honor awarded by the Mendiburu Magic Foundation carries the name of the beloved woman. This prestigious award is bestowed upon those who have made monumental and lasting contributions to the cause of empathy and compassion. The Nancy Ann Mendiburu Compassion Award recognizes the caring ways of an individual who has promoted this philosophy and commitment around the world.  Since 2000, MMF has awarded these four categories:

  • Innovative Cancer Research Program
  • Outstanding Medical Social Work
  • Outstanding Youth Development Program
  • President’s Award for Outstanding Community Contribution