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Distinguished Service Award presented to Bob Guarasci – Team HOPE – October, 2017

Excellence in Community Service Award presented to Bob Guarasci – Grandparent Resource Center – June, 2015

Most Valuable Patersonian for Nonprofit Leadership presented to Bob Guarasci – Andre Sayegh Civic Association – January 2015

George G. King Memorial Award presented to Bob Guarasci – Montclair State University – April, 2014

Passaic County Star of Hope Award presented by Give the Kids Hope Foundation – May, 2014

Community Service Award present to Bob Guarasci – Bronze Shields of Passaic County – May, 2014

Nonprofit Advocate of the Year presented to Bob Guarasci – Statewide Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of New Jersey – November 2013

Stewardship of a Historic Industrial Building Award presented to NJCDC for the renovation of the Rogers Locomotive Works Storage Building – the Paterson

Historic Preservation Commission – November 2013

Housing For Everyone Award presented to NJCDC – TD Bank – November 2012

Outstanding Community Service Award presented to Bob Guarasci – Passaic County Community College – April, 2011

Unsung Hero Award presented to Bob Guarasci – City of Paterson – May, 2009

2008 Governor's Excellence in Housing Award for Special Achievement presented to Bob Guarasci – Governor's Excellence in Housing Awards – September 2008

Leon H. Sullivan Chairman's Award presented to Bob Guarasci – Greater Paterson OIC – April 2008

Heritage Citizenship Award – Historic Preservation Commission of Paterson – November 2007

Neighborhood Builder Award – Bank of America Neighborhood Excellence Initiative – 2007

Community Development Champion presented to Bob Guarasci – Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) – November 2003

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