OUTSTANDING SERVICE AWARDS:
Hyatt Regency Hotel
12:00pm Saturday, June 6, 2015
NOW ACCEPTING NOMINATIONS
Deadline for Submissions is March 20, 2015
To recognize individuals and organizations who have made significant contributions toward the improvement of life for African Americans in the State of New Mexico.
- Must currently reside in New Mexico
- Must have made verifiable contributions in a New Mexico community, with measurable successes, in one or more of the following categories:
- Education Advancement
- Economic Empowerment
- Community Development
- Health Care Advocacy
- Unless otherwise noted by nominator, awardees will be notified of their selection by April 24, 2015
- Awardees should be available to receive recognition at the awards banquet, or be willing to endeavor to have a representative present
Nominee submissions are scored by three volunteer members of the OAAA Executive Advisory Committee on the following criteria:
Contributions should be scored based on the weight of the individual’s dedication above and beyond the regular call of duty.
Participation in Community Initiatives and Events
Nominee collaborates with other organizations for the better good of their community.
Nominee Verifiable Contributions
Does the information given prove verifiable contributions in the category individual is nominated for?
Overall Strength of Nominee
After reviewing nominee information, what is your overall assessment of contributions or successes toward making a positive impact to reduce or prevent disparities in the African American community?
SAVE THE DATE!
Recipients of the award will be awarded during the annual awards luncheon on Saturday, June 6th at the Hyatt Regency Hotel – 330 Tijeras Ave NW, Albuquerque, NM 87102 (please contact the hotel directly at (505) 842-1234 for reservation information).
Tickets ($30 per person) and table sponsorships will be available for purchase, visit our website at www.oaaa.state.nm.us.