Do you know an outstanding woman working to make a difference for our environment?
PennFuture is now accepting nominations for its Fifth Annual Celebrating Women in Conservation Awards, which will be held from 5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Thursday, April 25 at the Susquehanna Club in New Cumberland, near Harrisburg.
Each year, PennFuture honors the accomplishments of exceptional women conservationists in Pennsylvania. The 2019 Celebrating Women in Conservation Awards are designed to encourage continuing excellence in conservation and to forge a stronger network of exceptional women working to protect Pennsylvania’s environment. This year’s awards include (full descriptions below):
Woman of Environmental Media, Marketing & Communications (NEW this year!)
Woman of Environmental Arts (NEW this year!)
Woman of Environmental Justice
Woman of the Watershed
Woman of Climate and Renewable Energy
Woman of Environmental Education
Woman with Lifetime Achievement in Conservation
Since its inception in 2015, this event has traveled around the state to different communities to ensure recognition of local leaders, volunteers, and career professionals. We are pleased to bring the 2019 event to Central Pennsylvania.
This year, nominations will shine a light on Central Pennsylvania. Those nominated must be from the following counties: Adams, Centre, Clinton, Columbia, Cumberland, Dauphin, Franklin, Fulton, Huntingdon, Juniata, Lancaster, Lebanon, Lycoming, Mifflin, Montour, Northumberland, Perry, Potter, Snyder, Tioga, Union, York.
Individuals may nominate up to seven women, including themselves, with one nomination per category. To submit a nomination, please use the online form or email the name and contact information for the nominee, plus and up to two letters of recommendation, to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than 4:30 p.m. Friday, February 22.
Businesses interested in being an event sponsor can contact Susanne Whitehead at 215-545-9681 or email@example.com. If you have any questions, please contact Emily Rinaldi at 570-216-3344 or firstname.lastname@example.org.