Nominations are now being accepted for United Way of Midland County’s sixth annual Spirit of the Community Awards celebration to be held on April 9th at The Great Hall. This event recognizes those who are giving, advocating and volunteering to build a stronger community.
Please take a moment to recognize a local hero by nominating them for one of the prestigious awards below. The deadline for nominations is Thursday, February 12th.
CHARLES J. STROSACKER AWARD
Recognizes an individual from a United Way partner agency for their contribution and leadership in promoting the well-being of Midland County residents.
HEART OF THE COMMUNITY
Recognizes a group or an individual who has demonstrated a passion for serving our community through volunteering.
SHINING STAR AWARD
Honors either an individual or group that is advocating to improve lives and conditions of those in need.
TORCH BEARER AWARD
Honors a United Way of Midland County campaign volunteer who demonstrates a true passion for sharing the Live United message.
YOUNG LEADER AWARD
Recognizes a member of United Way’s Young Leaders United who encourages the spirit of philanthropy and volunteerism.
All award recipients will be announced in early March and will be honored at the Spirit of the Community Celebration on April 9th.
We will also be recognizing organizations who demonstrate their commitment to strengthening our community as Companies That Care. One stand out organization from that pool will be honored as the Caring Company of the Year.
Tickets for this community event are $25 each or $250 for a table of ten. They will be available beginning February 12th. To purchase tickets, contact United Way of Midland County at (989) 631-3670 or visit www.unitedwaymidland.org for more details.