Elizabeth, NJ – If you know an outstanding woman who lives or works in Union County, you can nominate her to receive a Women of Excellence award. The program seeks to raise awareness of the many ways in which women contribute to the quality of life in Union County. Awardees are honored with a framed certificate and an awards dinner.
Women of Excellence is sponsored by the Union County Commission on the Status of Women and the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders.
“We welcome any and all nominations that recognize the diverse contributions of women who live or work in Union County,” said Freeholder Chairman Alexander Mirabella.
Awards are given for exemplary work in community service, business, education, health care, government, law enforcement, and many other fields.
To obtain a Women of Excellence Award Nomination Form, call Madeline Brigantino at (908)527-4144. Downloadable forms are available on the Union County website at www.ucnj.org/news/WomenofExcellenceForm.pdf.
Nominations must be postmarked by December 1, 2009.