Community Connections

Request for Nominations

Do you know people or nonprofit organizations in our community who have distinguished themselves for their spirit of service? Whether they contribute time to volunteer, lend financial support to great causes or provide leadership for nonprofit organizations, this is your opportunity to honor them.

Nominate a community Carol Huddleston Volunteer of the Year or Nonprofit Organization of the Year. Awardees will be recognized at Cochise Celebrates Giving on Thursday, September 14.

Nominations for 2017 are no longer being accepted. Contact Angie Laskarides with questions about Cochise Celebrates Giving.

Nomination Requirements

See below for specific questions to address in the reason/rationale section for each nomination category. If you run out of space in the box above, please submit the form and email the entire reason/rationale letter for each nominee to

Carol Huddleston Volunteer of the Year

  • Describe the nominee’s involvement, activities and investment of time and talent.
  • How does the nominee exhibit leadership in his/her role?
  • How has the volunteer offered creative solutions to support the work of the nonprofit organization(s) s/he serves?
  • What other attributes are significant/relevant to your nomination?

Nonprofit Organization of the Year

  • How does the organization benefit the community and/or individual welfare?
  • What new projects and/or achievements make this organization worthy of recognition?
  • What makes the organization successful in fulfilling its mission?
  • What other attributes are significant/relevant to your nomination?