Posted on 20th Nov 2017 14:21:46 in Town Office All
Do you know someone who has contributed their time and energy to the betterment of this community? If so, the Wall of Honor Committee would like to hear from you. Nominations are now being taken for persons to be honored by inclusion on the Civic Monument located at the Wall of Honor in Withers Park. This award honors dedication and commitment to improving the quality of life in this community with the intention of creating a better and brighter tomorrow.
Candidates must meet the following criteria to be considered for the award:
• The nominee, living or deceased, must have been born or have lived in Wythe County.
• The nominee has contributed to improving Wythe County citizens’ quality of life.
• The nominee has been recognized as a leader in business, religion, education, government, politics, medicine, arts, philanthropy, etc., thereby demonstrating hard work, diligence, intelligence, ability, and talent.
• The nominee has brought honor or recognition to Wythe County on the local, state, or national level.
Citizens wishing to nominate a person may contact 223-3505 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for further information and an application, or download the application and guidelines online at http://www.wytheville.org/wall-of-honor.php. The deadline for receipt of applications is January 2, 2018.
Applications are retained for five years. After that point, if the nominee has not been honored, an application must be resubmitted. Applications currently on file may be updated at any time.