Nominations for Annual Awards Accepted Through Monday, November 28, 2016
As the year draws to a close, it is once again time to think about the individuals, organizations, and businesses that made a positive impact in our community this year. Chamber members are encouraged to submit nominations for the annual Pacesetter, Community Betterment, Civic Contributor, and New Business of the Year Awards. The awards will be presented at the 108th Annual Meeting and Banquet on January 21, 2017.
The Pacesetter Award is given to an individual in recognition of their outstanding leadership and efforts to improve the Hannibal community. The Pacesetter Award honors great givers of time and talent, who provide inspirational examples for future civic endeavors.
The Community Betterment Award is given in recognition of completion of a project within the last year that has had an impact on the entire community. This award honors a person or organization with a specific goal, inspired by a specific need, who has contributed their time and efforts to make a difference in our community.
The Civic Contributor of the Year is awarded to a business, organization, or individual that contributes for the betterment of the community by supporting local or regional assistance programs, encourages employee involvement in the community, contributes to community organizations, non-profits, and/or schools. The business must not have received an award in this category in the past five years.
The New Business of the Year Award is given to a business that has been in operation a minimum of one year, but not more than three years, who has experienced steady growth, provides superior customer service, demonstrates ethical business practices and good employee relations, and has contributed to the betterment of the community.
To nominate an individual, organization, or business for one of the above awards, please use the form below to submit your nomination. The deadline to submit a nomination form is Monday, November 29, 2016. Forms may be mailed, emailed or faxed to the Chamber office. For more information on the annual awards, please call the Chamber office.
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