About Kile Ozier


The Kile Ozier Founder’s Award is presented to pay tribute to those that exemplify the spirit of volunteerism in the fight against HIV/AIDS. Each year the winner designates a Bay Area HIV AIDS service agency to receive a $2,500 Academy of Friends grant.

The 2012 Kile Ozier Founder's Award was presented to Chip Supanich, a long time volunteer at Shanti along with other community agencies.  Chip selected Shanti as the organization to receive the $2500 grant from Academy of Friends.