(Willmar MN-) The Willmar Area Community Foundation held their Awards in Philanthropy Celebration last night at the Willmar Conference Center. Roger and Ruth Gauquie won the 2019 Award in Philanthropy for generosity and volunteerism which foundation officials said continues to help strengthen the community and create opportunity for the Willmar area. The 2019 Community Builder was presented to West Central Sanitation for "engaging employees with community building and stewarding principles that helps support each Kandiyohi County community and beyond." And Dorothy Brown won the Marv Otto Award for her legacy estate gift that has now become the largest Willmar Civic Scholarship Association and WACF scholarship available for Willmar High School seniors pursuing an elementary education major.