National Continental Societies, Incorporated recognizes Continentals past and present for dedicated unselfish work to improve the standards of all youth with special needs, putting self aside to help foster and promote better health, education, employment, recreation and arts and humanities for every youth regardless of race, creed, or origin.
The Lillian Parks Thomas Award is a very special award and is the most prestigious award presented to an outstanding Continental who has demonstrated a commitment to the Continental cause on the national and local levels.
2018 Lillian Parks Thomas Recipient
Continental Societies bestows its highest honor to a Continental for a permanent place to have and hold in history. The Hall of Fame Award is given each odd number year (2007, 2009, 2011, 2013 etc.). The recipients are selected, one from each region.
2017 Hall of Fame Recipients
THE PRESIDENT’S AWARD
The awards are presented to individual members or chapters who have performed outstanding services during the year.
2019 President Award Recipients
- Jean Roach
- LavDena Orr, MD