2017 Spirit of Caring Nominations

2017 Spirit of Caring Nominations are now closed. Thank you to everyone who nominated a caring individual or organization! Watch soon for a complete listing of nominees. Recipients will be announced at the annual Evening of Caring on October 20, 2017. Visit the Evening of Caring Page to learn more.

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Since 1992, the Crusader Community Health Spirit of Caring Awards have recognized caring individuals and organizations within the communities we serve. This year the annual award recognizes four individuals and one organization for their impact as caring leaders. Ideal candidates exhibit unique kindness and caring for others in our community. Spirit of Caring Awards center on the length and breadth of service these individuals and organizations bring to the community.

2016 Crusader Spirit of Caring Recipients (l to r): Courtney Geiger, Spirit-of-the-Future; Nancy Kalchbrenner; Janet Holmgren; and Catherine Brown. Organizational recipient was Special Olympics of Northwestern Illinois.

Spirit-of-the-Future
The future of our community lies within the enterprise and passion of our younger givers of time, talent and/or treasure. Nominate a person (40 or under) who exhibits unique kindness and caring for others in our community; a future leader who demonstrates the Spirit of Caring today.

 

See  Spirit of Caring Recipients 1992-2016

2017 SPIRIT OF CARING Announcements
The 2017 award recipients will be announced at the Crusader Community Health’s Annual Evening of Caring on Friday, October 20, 2017 at Giovanni’s. Join us for a festive evening of great food, inspiring stories and heart-warming community spirit.

2017 SPIRIT OF CARING NOMINATION FORM
It’s easy to nominate!. Click on the button above for convenient online nominating.

Define your nominee’s exceptional SPIRIT OF CARING toward our community based on the following:
–  What is your nominee’s involvement in a specific effort(s), project(s) or organization(s)?
–  What is the impact of your nominee’s caring effort(s) within the community?
–  What is the commitment of your nominee in caring for others? Use examples.
–  Substantiate the impact, depth and longevity of the commitment.

NOMINATIONS ARE DUE BY: THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 7, 2017

Mail, E-mail or FAX to:
SPIRIT OF CARING AWARDS
Crusader Community Health
1200 West State Street
Rockford, Illinois 61102
FAX: (815)490-1823
E-mail: ksmith@crusaderhealth.org

For questions about nominations, dinner tickets or other information about this special community event, telephone (815) 490-1620 during business hours or visit: www.crusaderhealth.org