CHAMBER AWARD NOMINATIONS

Awards will be presented at the annual Chamber Banquet on Monday, January 20, 2020.
Nomination Deadline is December 20, 2019.

Bill Phelps Citizens of the Year nominees must be citizens of Mannford or surrounding trade area to be eligible for this award, and are not required to be members of the Mannford Area Chamber of Commerce. The awards committee shall consider all nominations made in good faith and the committee itself may originate nominations. All nominations must be made in writing and contain sufficient information to fully inform the awards committee.

 

Primary emphasis on the following factors: Significant contributions to the Mannford community, is an inspirational role model, has demonstrated excellence in community work outside of employment or education, has made a positive impact, has a personal commitment to benefit the community, and has demonstrated heroism.

Business of the Year nominees must be established businesses, in operation for more than one year, and located within the 74044 zip code, with exception given to chamber members located in outlying zip codes. Nominees are not required to be members of the Mannford Area Chamber of Commerce. The awards committee shall consider all nominations made in good faith and the committee itself may originate nominations. All nominations must be made in writing and contain sufficient information to fully inform the awards committee.

 

Primary emphasis on the following factors: Excellence/Leadership in field of expertise, business growth, increased employment and sound employee relations, customer service and quality, community/charitable involvement, use of local resources.

New Business of the Year  nominees must be established businesses for a minimum of 1 year and less than 3 years, and located within the 74044 zip code, with exception given to chamber members located in outlying zip codes. Nominees are not required to be members of the Mannford Area Chamber of Commerce. The awards committee shall consider all nominations made in good faith and the committee itself may originate nominations. All nominations must be made in writing and contain sufficient information to fully inform the awards committee.

 

Primary emphasis on the following factors: Excellence in customer service, community/charitable involvement, products and services, use of local resources, and outstanding achievement as a new business.

Ray Goodman Humanitarian of the Year nominees must be citizens of Mannford or the surrounding trade area to be eligible for this award, and are not required to be members of the Mannford Area Chamber of Commerce. The awards committee shall consider all nominations made in good faith and the committee itself may originate nominations. All nominations must be made in writing and contain sufficient information to fully inform the awards committee.

 

Primary emphasis on the following factors: Having concern for or helping to improve the welfare and happiness of people, alleviating suffering, actively engaged in philanthropy, and meeting the needs of the community with a servant’s heart.

Dana Woodson Heartening Award of the year nominees

must be citizens of Mannford or surrounding trade area to be eligible for this award, and are not required to be members of the Mannford Area Chamber of Commerce. The awards committee shall consider all nominations made in good faith and the committee itself may originate nominations. All nominations must be made in writing and contain sufficient information to fully inform the awards committee.

 

Primary emphasis on the following factors: K-12th grade recipients only. Must be an inspirational role model who is encouraging to others, cheerfully volunteers to help in the Mannford community, demonstrates confidence in employment and/or education, and an excellent example of a leader.

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