Celebrate the Spirit of Caring by honoring a special person or organization who exhibits kindness and concern for others in the community. Nominations are sought for individuals or organizations who have demonstrated outstanding efforts in caring for others. This is a special opportunity to recognize the efforts of those who make a difference.
Three special people will receive the 16th annual Spirit of Caring award as part of Crusader Clinics 35th Annual Celebration, An Evening in Autumn, to be held Friday, Oct. 19, at Giovannis, Rockford.
To submit a nomination, identify the individual or organization you are nominating and how they have helped others. Provide a description of the nominees exceptional contribution to the community including impact as a leader; how the community has benefited and/or length and depth of the service commitment (not to exceed two pages). Include your name, telephone number and address, along with the name and address of the nominee.
Join Crusader in recognizing these nominees at the annual benefit fundraiser on Oct. 19.
All entries must be received by Tuesday, Sept. 4. Mail to Spirit of Caring, Crusader Clinic, 1200 W. State St., Rockford, IL 61102 or Fax (815) 490-1823 or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. Look for nomination forms that will be printed in the Rockford Register Star during the month of August. For more information, contact Linda Niemiec, vice president Development, Crusaders Health Foundation, (815) 490-1621. Visit the Crusader Clinic web site www.crusaderclinic.org.
from the Aug 15-21, 2007, issue