Heart of Gold Awards Luncheon


 Celebrating Leadership & Philanthropy in the Arts

The Arts Council of Fort Worth introduced the Heart of Gold Awards as an instrument for recognizing the outstanding contributions of local individuals and institutions to the arts in Fort Worth. This year, we are pleased to honor Larry and Karen Anfin as the 2017 Heart of Gold Recipients and John Giordano as Lifetime Achievement in the Arts Recipient, for their roles as leaders of the arts in Fort Worth.

Wednesday, September 27th, 2017 | The Fort Worth Club

11:30 AM Doors Open • 12:00 PM Luncheon


Questions about the event or sponsorship opportunities?
Please contact heartofgold@artscouncilfw.org or call 817.298.3037.

Sincere Thanks to our 2017 Heart of Gold Sponsors!

Through the Heart of Gold Awards Luncheon, the Arts Council of Fort Worth has been able to honor the following individuals and organizations for their positive impact on the arts in Fort Worth.

Heart of Gold Awards 2016 | Ben Stevenson, O.B.E. (Lifetime Achievement in the Arts) | Frost

Heart of Gold Awards 2015 | Miguel Harth-Bedoya (Lifetime Achievement in the Arts) | Willa Dunleavy

Heart of Gold Awards 2014 | Sharon Benge (Lifetime Achievement in the Arts) | Mac Churchill | Juana Rosa Daniell

Heart of Gold Awards 2013 | Louise Britt Carvey | Val Wilkie Jr. | Darren Woods (Innovator in the Arts)