2011 Memorial Awards Nomination Solicitation
11/04/2011 (All day) - 11/17/2011 (All day)
CCDC will be giving out memorial awards on THURSDAY DECEMBER 01, 2011 at a reception from 5:30-7:00 p.m. following our state meeting. We are soliciting nominations for the awards: Please send nominations directly to Julie Reiskin, firstname.lastname@example.org or by fax 303-567-6582. All you need to do is write why your nominee fits the criteria and for which award they are being considered. DEADLINE FOR NOMINATIONS IS NOVEMBER 17TH. Please put ALL CONTACT information for any nominee. Incomplete nominations will not be considered.
Ron Halsey Award for Rural Activism: For someone who works to increase access to services or community access in a rural community.
The Jerry Urban Memorial David versus Goliath Award: For someone who takes on a righteous fight against a powerful entity.
The George Roberts and Jeanette Klimach Foot Soldier of the Year Award: For someone who does whatever is needed, whenever it is needed, for the good of the movement.
The Juli Stewart Caregiver Award: For someone who provides excellent personal care enabling one or more people with disabilities to live independent lives.
The Peter Robertson Civil Rights Award: For an attorney who goes above and beyond to assure civil rights.
The Brady Goguen Memorial Family Support Award is for an outstanding family member.
The Laura Hershey Memorial Award is for someone who uses the written word to further disability rights from a social justice perspective.
The Lucile Weiss Memorial Award is to honor someone who promotes quality education of students with disabilities.
The Marge Chavez Memorial Award is for someone who supports youth in transition.
The Patrick Zimmerman Award is for someone who promotes and supports the CDASS Program.
DEADLINE FOR NOMINATIONS IS NOVEMBER 17TH. Please put ALL CONTACT information for any nominee. Incomplete nominations will not be considered.