Criteria & Guideline
The nominee should
Be a former member of the armed services
Have influenced people, policy and thinking about politics, education, religin, civil and human rights issues that affect people of color in the greater Kalamazoo communiy and beyond
Have positiviely affected lives through community service and other civic activities to impact the greater Kalamazoo community and beyond
Distinguished Veteran Award Recipient
The winner of the Distinguished Veteran Award will be honored during the 2019 Annual Freedom Fund Banquet, Saturday, November 2, 2019 at the Bernhard Center on the campus of Western Michigan University.
Only typed/computer generated nominations will be accepted. Nominations can be completed online, mailed or downloaded and emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Mailed nominations should be mailed to:
Metropolitan Kalamazoo Branch NAACP
Douglass Community Association
1000 W. Paterson Street
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
All nominations must be received by the application deadline.
Those interested in nominating a person for the Distiguished Veterans Award should complete the application by October 14, 2019.
For more information or questions, contact Lola Atkinson, email@example.com
ALL NOMINATION FORMS MUST BE RECEIVED BY
OCTOBER 14, 2019