Carlo was the recipient of the Paul Harris Fellow Award. Paul Harris was the founder of the International Rotary
Club. The Paul Harris Fellow is a prestigous awarded by Rotary International to recognize individuals who have
displayed the following attributes:
- Service Above Self
- Contributed to Humanitarian causes
- Meet high professional and personal standards
Carlo Turavani was recognized by the Rotary Club of St. Catharines Lakeshore. Carlo was applauded for his drive
to establish Wigs for Kids in 1997 as a non-profit organization to help children who have lost their hair as a result
of medical circumstances.
On November 21, 2012 Carlo and Tina were awarded the Peacemaker award from the YMCA of Niagara. As part of Peace
Week, the YMCA awards Peace Medallions to remarkable individuals or groups who, without any special resources,
status, wealth or position, have demonstrated a commitment to building peace within their community or in communities
elsewhere in the world. Peace Medallion recipients can be parents, students, community groups, people who have given
freely of their time and talent to making local and global communities more peaceful places to live.