Photos from the 36th Annual Common Wealth Awards

This past Saturday, April 25th, Jon Bon Jovi was honored for his lifetime accomplishments at the 36th Annual Common Wealth Awards ceremony in Wilmington, Delaware.  The awards recognized individuals who have enriched modern culture through their professional and personal endeavors.

The 2015 Common Wealth Award recipients were:
– Jon Bon Jovi, lead singer of Grammy Award-winning rock band and humanitarian, for Public Service;
– Edward Norton, award-winning actor, screenwriter, director, producer and philanthropist, for Public Service;
– Jimmy Wales, founder of Wikipedia, for Mass Communications.

photo credit: DICKDUBROFF/FINALFOCUS

Jon Bon Jovi, Edward Norton, and Jimmy Wales

Jon Bon Jovi, along with actor and philanthropist Edward Norton and Jimmy Wales, founder of Wikipedia, were honored, with the 36th Annual Common Wealth Awards of Distinguished Service. The awards recognize individuals who have enriched modern culture through their professional and personal endeavors.

Jon Bon Jovi and Nicholas M. Marsini, Jr.

Nicholas M. Marsini, Jr. regional president for PNC Bank, Delaware presents the 2015 Common Wealth Award for Public Service to Jon Bon Jovi on Saturday, April 25th at the Hotel du Pont in Wilmington, DE.

Jon Bon Jovi with essay winner Francesca Marinaro

Jon Bon Jovi with essay winner Francesca Marinaro, an 11th grade student at Padua Academy.

Jon Bon Jovi

Jon Bon Jovi

Jon Bon Jovi

Learn more about the awards:  http://bit.ly/jbjaward