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The City of Portland, Oregon

Community & Civic Life

Promote the common good

Main: 503-823-4519

City/County Info: 503-823-4000

TDD: 503-823-6868

1221 SW 4th Ave, Suite 110, Portland, OR 97204

Pennington Award

The Pennington Award is given to an individual or couple who exemplify community spirit through their many public safety efforts, community cohesiveness, and improving neighborhood livability. Nominees for this award contribute their talents, skills, and abilities at many levels—neighborhood, coalition, and city-wide. The award is named for Phil and Keturah Pennington, extraordinary community activists from Southwest Portland, and is the highest honor given from the Crime Prevention Program.