Mike Harrah the Philanthropist PDF Print E-mail

Mike Harrah has been recognized by community groups as well as city, county, state and national governing bodies as a philantropist and benefactor.  He is committed to dedicating his time and resources to improving the lives of children and is particularly focused on serving the city of Santa Ana and the Orange County area. Some of his awards include:

Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation
September 13, 2009
“Kids Coolest Car Award” and recognition to Mike Harrah for supporting PCRF

Boys and Girls Club of Santa Ana
1998-2009
Road King Sponsor and Sportster Sponsor
Recognition of Caribou Industries as a supporter and contributor to pediatric care and AIDS research

County of Orange, California
December 31, 2007
Sheriff's Department Certificate of Appriciate to PSR Michael Harrah for 5 years of service to Orange County Sheriff's Department and the County of Orange

Child Abuse Prevention Center
April 2007
Brightest Futures Ball
"Making a Difference Award" presented to Michael Harrah for his commitment to the children of Santa Ana and development of the Orange County High School of the Arts

Orange County High School of the Arts
Gala 2000, 2004, 2006, 2007
Trophies to Michael Harrah and Caribou Industries in gratitude for dedication and commitment

County of Orange Certificate of Recognition
April 11, 2003
7th annual gala of the Mexican American Opportunity Foundation of Orange County
Extraordinary record of service, dedicated to philanthropy and contributions to the renovation of Santa Ana

The State of California Legislative Assembly
Resolution - 60th Assembly District by The Honorable Robert Pacheco
To Michael Harrah for his work with the Mexican American Opportunity Foundation

United States House of Representatives
April 3. 2003
Certificate of special congressional recognition honoring Caribou Industries for service to the community

Santa Ana Historical Preservation Society
February 20, 2003
2002 Preservation Award for the restoration and adaptive reuse of several Santa Ana buildings including the Masonic Temple, the First Church of Christ, Scientist, and the United Auto Building.

United States House of Representatives
June 24, 2002
Positive recognition for One Broadway Plaza

The Arizona Aerospace Foundation
April 2000
Trophy for the donation of aircraft an financial resources from Michael Harrah and Caribou Industries

Santa Ana Police Officer Association
February 1998
50th Anniversary Celebration award for generosity and major support and contributions

Santa Ana Historical Preservation Society
May 16, 1996
Restoration and Dedication Commendation Certificate for the restoration of the 1913 Wm. H. Spurgeon Clock Tower in downtown Santa Ana.