On January 10, 2015, Dr. Narendra Sharma, founder and Board Chair of NOC, received the John Calamari Humanitarian Award, given by the Italian American Club of HHI (IACHHI). John Calamari lived and worked in Hilton Head for 28 years, where he was involved in programs for youth and individuals with special needs, as well as organizations that benefit the less fortunate. Each year the award is given to an individual who best personifies John Calamari’s ideals and commitment to community service.
The award was presented by John DeCecco (left), president of the Italian American Club. In addition to the award, NOC has received a check from the IACHHI for $2000 to advance its community programs. NOC extends a special thank you to the Italian American Club.