2014 Jefferson Awards Nominations Open
Wednesday, January 08, 2014
Posted by: Lindsay Kittleson
2014 Jefferson Awards
Nominate an outstanding
community volunteer for
public service award
Nonprofits is pleased to join CityClub in promoting the 2014 Jefferson Awards.
Nominate all-star but "unsung" heroes who demonstrate the
highest ideals and achievements in service to your community in Washington.
In the spirit
of the Olympics in Sochi this winter, Seattle CityClub will honor "Gold Medals”
to five Washingtonians through the Jefferson Awards for Public Service. This
"Nobel Prize” for public service awards people who make a difference in their
community, our nation and the world through their jobs or volunteer service.
are encouraged to nominate volunteer champions for the 2014 Washington State
Jefferson Awards, a national recognition established in 1972 by the late
Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis and Senator Robert Taft Jr. The award recognizes
all-star but "unsung” heroes each year who demonstrate the highest ideals and
achievements of community service.
winners will be judged by a panel of community leaders and they will be formally
recognized at a special reception in April. Winners will receive gifted
consultation services provided by Wimmer Solutions to help them enhance their
community service projects. One winner will be selected as to represent our
state at the national ceremonies in Washington D.C.
to nominate your local hero. Nomination materials must be RECEIVED by CityClub
no later than 11:59 p.m., Friday, Feb. 28, 2014.
The 2014 Washington
State Jefferson Awards are sponsored by: Seattle CityClub, Microsoft, Safeco
Insurance, Starbucks, Wimmer Solutions