Spirit of Islam Lifetime Achievement Award
The Rev. Phil Lawson, retired California-Nevada pastor, was awarded the American Muslim Voice Foundation's 2013 "The Spirit of Islam Lifetime Achievement Award." The award was established in 2007 for an individual who dedicated his or her entire life to serving the Creator through the Creator's creation.
According to the American Muslim Voice Foundation's website, the organization's mission is to foster friendships among all Americans by bridging cultural and religious gaps. They also work towards protecting and preserving civil liberties and constitutional rights for all.