McHenry Award


One of the responsibilities of the Daughters of the Nile Foundation is to award the McHenry Award to deserving Ladies of the Household.  We are now accepting nominations for the 2020 McHenry Award.

The McHenry award is presented to Ladies who have contributed ot he Foundation by:

  •   Donating a minimum of $5,000 in cash or the equivalent value in  assets to CEF or CFA
  •  Supporting the mission of the Foundation with their efforts of being actively involved in fundraising activities
  •  Educating the members of Daughters of the Nile or the public as to the mission and vision of the Foundation
  •  Initiating philanthropic endeavors that provide for the needs of the patients of Shriners Hospitals for Children® through the Foundation. 

If you know of a deserving Lady, please consider nominating her.  The process is very easy, just submit a letter to the Foundation.  Identify her qualifications for a McHenry Award and tell us why you think she is deserving of this honor. Deadline for submissions is May 15, 2020.

The McHenry Award is named after John McHenry.  John was the lawyer who worked with the founding committee of the Daughters of the Nile Foundation to help create the Foundation.  He believed there should be an award for Ladies of the Household who significantly contribute to the Foundation in Some way.  Since John’s pasing in 2018, the award continues to be fully funded each year by the partners of the McHenry, Haszard, Roth, Hupp, Burkholder, and Blomenberg law firm of Lincoln, Nebraska. 

Send the nomination to:
Barbara Lampi, Director
31219 112th Ave SE                             
Auburn, WA 98092-301

McHenry Award Recipients