Spirit of Novato Award

The Novato Paint the Town Red, Board of Directors, created the Spirit of Novato award in 2023.

This award recognizes a Novato resident, whose selfless, enthusiastic, helpful volunteer efforts over several years have enriched our community.

Spirit of Novato Award

Spirit of Novato Award Winner 2022

In February 2023 we were excited to announce that Novato community volunteer Sophia Osotio was chosen as the first “Spirit of Novato” award recipient. 

Sophia, who has lived in Novato with her daughter since 2011, is devoted to making a difference in the community. She has volunteered with a number of local organizations over the years, including the Novato Mother’s Club, the Novato 4th of July Parade Committee, the North Marin Community Services food pantry, and the Sparkle Foundation, to name a few. Currently, she serves as the chair of the Novato Multicultural Advisory Commission and is President of the San Jose Middle School PTA.

Get your tickets to Novato’s 64th Birthday Party today and join us in honoring the new 2023 “Spirit of Novato” Award Winner.

Nomination form – English and Spanish