Anoka County Seeking Nominations for Public Health Awards
Do you know an individual or group that has made a significant contribution to improving public health in our community? Anoka County would like to recognize them with a 2018 Public Health Award. Nominate an individual or group now through January 31. Awards will be presented in the following categories:
Youth Individual or Group: Individual(s) age 18 or younger at the time of nomination or an organization that is youth-led.
Adult Individual or Group: Individual(s) age 18 or older at the time of nomination or a group, partnership, community coalition, organization, etc.
Nominations will be evaluated based on the following criteria:
Leadership: Nominee has demonstrated leadership abilities through work and service.
Community Health Improvement: Nominee has found a solution for a public health problem and has contributed to making improvements in the health status of the community.
Collaboration: Nominee promotes collaboration and cooperation between individuals, organizations, and agencies.
Advocacy: Nominee has been involved in promoting healthy behavior and/or protecting the health and safety of county residents.
Awards will be presented at a county board meeting in April, which is Public Health Month. Nominations may be submitted by mail, fax, email or online. Info and nomination forms, anokacounty.us/healthawards.