Contra Costa County Humanitarian of the Year Award
Reverend Donnell R. Jones
2019 Humanitarian of The Year
Reverend Donnell R. Jones is the recipient of the Contra County Board of Supervisors' 2019 Humaitarian of the Year Award. He was chosen for his leadership and service to the community spanning 27 years.
In his work in Contra Costa County and beyond, Reverend Jones cares deeply about advocating for peace, justice and violence prevention. He is the Pastor of New Direction Ministries and the owner of New Soul Cafe, both in Richmond.
Reverend Jones is a graduate of UC Berkeley. He considers this County his home, where he serves, mentors and nurtures those in need.
Past Recipients of the Humanitarian of the Year Award