Founder's Awards 2018

Founder’s Award 2020

The Heritage Christian University Founders Medal was inaugurated in 2018 as part of the celebration of HCU’s fiftieth year. Each year, during the Founders Ceremony (held the week of March 9) ten medals will be awarded.

Heritage Christian University will host the third annual Founders Ceremony on Monday, March 9 at 1:00 p.m. Ten unsung and under-appreciated heroes who have extended noble service to the church and/or to our broader community will be honored. Each recipient will be awarded the gold Founders Medallion.

The Heritage Christian University Founders Ceremony was inaugurated in 2018 as part of HCU’s fiftieth year celebration. The 2020 Founders Medallion recipients are…

Mrs. Faye Chastain

Mr. Robert Coats

Mrs. Johnnie Lou Cochran

Mr. Larry Gunderman

Mr. Matt Heupel

Mr. Thomas Holiday

Mr. Robert Huffaker

Dr. John Kerr

Mr. Sonny Owens

Mrs. Cathy Turner

In the spirit of Romans 13:7, please join us as we honor these ten deserving servants. The ceremony will begin at 1:00 pm in the university auditorium. For more information, please contact Pat Moon at

To nominate person of this award please click here.