Business Philanthropists of the Year 2018

The Times is highlighting these philanthropists, who will be honored at the Community Foundation of Carroll County's 13th annual Philanthropists of the Year awards on Oct. 17. Stories on each of them will be added here throughout the week. For tickets: Contact Jacie Mathias Jones at the Community Foundation of Carroll County at 410-876-5505, ext. 102.

Robertson, a steward of history, named individual philanthropist of the year

Harold Robertson was named Philanthropist of the year after 45 years of volunteer work, contributing thousands of names to the records of those buried in the county and helping to maintain three local cemeteries in leadership roles on their boards.

Library director, CCPL honored as nonprofit philanthropist of the year

Even in accepting an award for her philanthropy, Lynn Wheeler has a long list of others she thanks. The retiring Carroll County Public executive director says she is honored to receive the Philanthropist of the Year award on behalf of the library system.

Community Foundation legacy altruism award honors 'consummate Rotarian', 'true philanthropist'

Howard E. Koontz III, who died Aug. 17, will be recognized with for his altruistic life at the 13th annual Carroll Community Foundation Philanthropist of the Year event Oct. 17. Koontz, a dedicated member of the Westminster Rotary Club, will be recognized as the Legacy Philanthropist of the Year.

Jordan Costley, Youth Philanthropist of the Year, looks to make everyone 'feel like they’re important'

On Oct. 17, Jordan Costley will be honored in the youth category at the Community Foundation of Carroll County's 13th annual Philanthropists of the Year awards. Nonprofit, individual, family and business award winners will also be recognized at the event.