Nominations for the 2023 Charity Event Awards are now open.


The Charity Event Awards will be held April 4, 2023. The Community Foundation is now accepting nominations for outstanding individual and organizational efforts in the following categories:

    • Corporate Citizenship Award / Business Charity Award / Outstanding Charity Support by a Business
      This award recognizes the efforts of a company that has strived to have a positive impact on the community, upheld strong ethical and moral standards, and worked toward a sustainable future.
    • Best “Business-to-Business” Tradeshow, Conference or Event by AssociationThis award is given to the organizers of the Best B2B tradeshow, conference or event. Judges will be looking for creativity, expertise and success in all areas including the following:
      Innovation and originality in design and delivery
      Commercial success
      Great feedback / buy-in from sponsors / exhibitors / visitors / delegates as appropriate
      Strong marketing / branding and future growth prospects
    • Best Events Team / Leading Events Team Award / Outstanding Events Team Award
      Any event worker can tell you there truly is no “I’ in team. This category is for the team that best worked together to deliver incredible charity events that made an impact.
    • Best Overall Charity Event / Charity Event of the Year
      Sometimes, everything just comes together beautifully. This award is for the charity event that was firing on all cylinders and succeeded in a truly impressive way.
    • Best Charity Event Caterer Award
      No great charity event is complete without some outstanding food to keep everyone energized. This category is for the catering team that best elevated charity events with their service.
    • Up and Coming/Grassroots Award
      Everyone gets their start somewhere so this award is for the organization/individual who started strong and is already well on their way.
    • Best Special Charity Event / Best Special Event Fundraising / Best Creative Charity Event
      Did you organize a charity golf tournament, walk-a-thon, gala, or other specialty charity event? This category recognizes your efforts to organize unique, memorable charity events.


All Nomination submissions are due by Friday, February 17th at 11:59pm. 

If you have any questions, please contact The Community Foundation here


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