INDY Week honors a Triangle resident 35 and under who does fabulous work for local nonprofits by awarding them this prize. Winners must work for a local nonprofit, be 35 and under, and make $35,000 a year or less. This year's winner will receive their award, which includes $500, at a kick-off Give!Guide party on November 9 at Person Street Bar in Raleigh.Steve Schewel/Sanford School Award winners are chosen from a pool of nominees nominated by their peers and coworkers. The nomination process takes place late August - mid-September. A committee of INDY Week employees, former Award winners, and Duke Sanford School students select finalists to interview. One finalist is then chosen as the winner.
If we learn to see our neighbors we would discover that there is a great deal of richness, humanity and life in these neighborhoods that we call "poor".
A graduate from Duke Divinity School, where he earned a master's degree, Eric Olson-Getty mentors youth in YO:Durham and the Made in Durham project. This project, spearheaded by MDC Inc., is trying to develop a "school to career" pipeline for youth in Durham. The Made in Durham youth engagement meetings are designed to solicit youth input and participation in the project, with the hope that youths can make a substantive contribution to their community.
Criteria for selecting the 2014 recipient:- Must work for a charitable nonprofit, 501(c)(3) organization that focuses on the Triangle community
Include:- Name, age of your nominee
Deadline Sept 19, 2014
Send nominations to Gloria Mock firstname.lastname@example.org