Nominate the Person Leading Change in Your Community
2011 Cook County Community Changer Award Nomination Form
In recognition of Black History Month, President Preckwinkle will be sponsoring the Community Changers Award to recognize outstanding individuals who have contributed to a positive change in their community with a positive attitude and a willingness to help in whatever capacity necessary to accomplish a task or goal.
President Preckwinkle is seeking community input for the identification of nominees for this award. A selection committee of community leaders will be charged with selecting the awardees.
Nominees must be a resident of Cook County. They should be individuals who, either in a professional or volunteer capacity have made significant contributions to the well-being of their community for which they have not received widespread recognition. There will be six categories that individuals can be nominated for: Business/Entrepreneur; Community Service; Education; Outstanding Achievement Award; Rising Star; and Youth. Elected officials are not eligible for consideration.