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WHRO Impact Awards

Do you know someone who is making a significant difference in your community…a person, organization or business that is having a positive impact on the lives of those around them?

Dominion Virginia Power and WHRO are partnering to recognize our community’s unsung heroes with the second annual WHRO Community Impact Awards. We want to honor people or organizations that work at the grassroots level; people who are, generally, under-appreciated for the selfless work they willingly do to help others.

WHRO is now accepting nomination for the 2010 Community Impact Awards. We’re asking you to help us honor our unsung heroes by nominating a person or organization that is making a real difference in our community. There are five categories we want to recognize (see below). One honoree will be chosen in each category to receive a $1,000 award for the charity of his or choice. Winners will be recognized May 19, 2010 at a luncheon at the Norfolk Marriott Waterside.

Categories Include:

  • Education: Honoring those who inspire a love of learning with innovative opportunities and productive environments that improve academic performances for students of all backgrounds and abilities.
  • Environment: Recognizing those whose vision and tireless efforts maintain and improve a healthy environment for all.
  • Public Safety: Recognizing those whose efforts raise community awareness about safety issues, help protect the public or whose individual acts of heroism save lives.
  • Regionalism: Honoring those who exemplify a commitment to our region through cooperative or collaborative projects.
  • Social Justice: Honoring those who have demonstrated outstanding leadership, courage and commitment to promoting social justice issues such as diversity, equity and human rights.

 

Questions?
Please contact Jan Johnson, WHRO Donor Relations Manager,
at 757.889.9358 or via email at Jan.Johnson@whro.org.

CLICK HERE TO NOMINATE SOMEONE YOU KNOW TODAY!
(PDF download)

Click below for more information.
http://www.whro.org/communityimpactawards

Deadline for nominations is 5 p.m. February 1.
Please mail, fax or e-mail the completed form to:


WHRO Community Impacts Awards
5200 Hampton Blvd.
Norfolk, VA 23508
Fax number: (757) 451-6846
Email: Jan.Johnson@whro.org

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February 1, 2010

Questions?
Please contact Jan Johnson, WHRO Donor Relations Manager, at 757.889.9358 or via email at Jan.Johnson@whro.org.

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CLICK HERE TO NOMINATE SOMEONE YOU KNOW TODAY!
(PDF download)

SAVE THE DATE

Everyone is invited to join us on May 19, 2010, at the Norfolk Marriott Waterside as we celebrate Hampton Roads' unsung heros. More details to follow soon.