Bruno Serato Awards

Bruno Serato Awards

Serato has been selected as the 2012 Americana Man of the Year by the Cypress College Foundation and in 2011 was named a Hometown Hero by PEOPLE Magazine. Most recently Bruno was recognized as a Top 10 2011 CNN Hero. Bruno received this distinction internationally televised CNN Heroes: An All Star Tribute hosted by Anderson Cooper and was introduced by Jerry Seinfeld. More recently in 2013, Bruno Serato was knighted by the Italian Consulate giving him the title, "Sir Bruno Serato".

2016

Excellence in Entrepreneurship

Orange County Business Council

Excellence in Leadership Award

Servite High School

Lifetime Achievement Award

Hispanic Bar Association of Orange County

Daily Point of Light Award Honoree

Originated out of the White House in 1989 under President George H.W. Bush

2015

Best Author

"Excellence in Collaborative Works"
National Academy of Best-Selling Authors

Montale Award

"Outside of Home 2015"
Francisco Briseno Lifetime Achievement Award - Hispanic Lawyers Association

Warriors Medal of Valor

Native American Nations of the United States of America

The Italian Talent Association Award

New Hall of the Palace of the Parliamentary Groups in Rome

Humanitarian Award

The Italian Pasta and Sweet Manufactures' Association and International Pasta Organization World Pasta Day & Congress at the Palazzo Italia in Milan

National Italian Talent Award

For keeping the quality of Italian tradition abroad

2014

Speaker of the Year

Orange County Regional Chapter - Community Associations Institute

N-Action Family Network Humanitarian Award

Presented by the House of Representatives

TV2000

Bruno on Vatican Television

Children's Friend Award

Child Help Orange County Chapter

Humanitarian Award

Retirement Housing Foundation

2013

Pope John XXIII Award

Outstanding Achievement Towards Humanity - Italian Catholic Federation

Peace Award

Church of Christ in Orange, California

Order of "Knighthood / Cavalliere"

On behalf of Italian President - The highest honor for an Italian citizen

Celebration of Fathers Award

Simin Hope Foundation

2012

Scudo San Martino Medallion

Given to individuals as recognition for acts of generosity, altruism and human solidarity

Americana Man of the Year

Cypress College

Visionary of the Year

Coastline Community College

Outstanding Philanthropist

National Philanthropy Day

Royal Court of the Golden Lion

Sons of Italy

2011

President's Volunteer Service Award

On behalf of President George Bush & President Barack Obama

Top 10 Hero

CNN

2010

Hero Among Us

People Magazine

2008

Star on Anaheim Walk of Stars

Other recipients include Gene Autry, Righteous Brothers, Walt Disney, & Carl and Margaret Karcher

2007

Unsung Hero Award

Anaheim Beautiful

2006

Humanitarian of the Year

Southern California Restaiurant Writers Association

2005

Cornerstone Humanitarian Of The Year

The National Restaurant Association

2004

Italian Heritage Award

American Italian Renaissance Foundation