Arnold Eddy Volunteer Service Award
About 1998 recipient Richard G. Van Vorst.
Mr. Van Vorst received his masters in economics from the University in 1956 and is President of Caliente Products, Inc.
He is a Past President of the General Alumni Association, having served from 1988-1989. He also served as a member of the Board of Trustees from 1987-1993. He is a Past President of Cardinal and Gold and the Downtown Trojan Club.
He serves as a member of the Board of Directors of the Kenneth T. Norris Jr. Comprehensive Cancer Center, a member of the National Board of Directors of USC Commerce Associates and the Board of Directors of the Trojan Club.
Richard takes greatest pride in having been the founder and first chair of the SCions Scholarship program that today awards over $500,000 each year to SCions attending USC.