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Nominate Your Women on the Move Now!

posted May 13, 2014, 1:41 PM by Tineka Rentie   [ updated May 13, 2014, 1:43 PM ]

The Women on The Move awards were created to celebrate the achievement of women in the community who are making an impact. Award winners and nominees will be honored at the Women on the Move Seminar 2014, this summer in July. The deadline to nominate your favorite “Women on the Move” is June 14th. Do you know a WOMAN ON THE MOVE?  Images of the Community Award This award will honor an individual or organization that is making an impact by serving the underprivileged or under served populations within the Kansas City Metropolitan Community. Nominations should focus on women/organizations that are giving of themselves in community service, mentorship, and/or philanthropy to impact and influence society. Individual nominees should be 21 years of age and older. Images of Entrepreneurship AwardThis award will honor a female entrepreneur that is making waves in the business community. Nominees should exhibit traits associated with successful entrepreneurs such as curiosity, leadership, willing to take risk, and a passion for what they do. Nominees should have a business that benefits the economic growth of the Kansas City Metropolitan Area and should be in business for a minimum of 3 years.  Images of Education AwardThis award will honor a spirited educator that has a proven track record of: building rapport or relationships with students, ability to create an effective learning environment, effective use of instructional strategies, overall contributions to the profession, and commitment to community service. Educators should have worked in their field for a minimum of 5 years in the Kansas City Metropolitan Area. Nomination guidelines: All nominations should be no more than 500 words in length. Nominations must be submitted no later than Monday, June 14th. Nominations can be completed online, emailed to contact@womenofimagery.org or mailed to PO Box 22516, Kansas City, MO 64113. Self-nominations and nominations from friends, family and colleagues are all welcome.