The Garfield County Human Services Commission and the Garfield County Board of County Commissioners will be hosting the 2017 Garfield County Humanitarian Service Awards. The awards honor community volunteers and human services staff for all of that they give back to our wonderful community. The Awards will be presented on April 3rd in the Grand River Hospital Ballroom in Rifle, Colorado.
Who Can Be Nominated?
Everyone in the entire Garfield County community can nominate any resident for these awards. They simply need to complete the nomination packet, highlighting that special volunteer or human services staff member, detailing how these special individuals help the community. The winners are chosen by members of the Garfield County Human Services Commission.
The deadline for nominating our special community members is February 24, 2017. To complete a nomination packet, you must include the official nomination form, a letter stating why the person is being nominated and support letters from at least three but no more than six other people. Package must be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org by 4pm on the due date.
The Awards Dinner
Finalists must agree to accept this recognition and attend the awards dinner at no cost. All non-finalists receive a certificate of recognition and a copy of their nomination materials including nomination support letters. Each finalist may invite seven guests to fill their very own table. Guests are required to pay for their dinner.
If you are interested in attending the dinner, please click here to make your reservation, starting on March 6th.This event will sell out, so get your tickets as soon as they go on sale. If you have any questions about the Awards or the dinner, please call 970-458-8059.