Nominations Open For Outstanding Senior Award

  • 3/22/2019 12:37:15 PM
  • Jenna Ramolt
  • Local News

ONTARIO, OH - The Ohio District 5 Area Agency on Aging (AAA) is currently accepting nominations for the Outstanding Senior Citizen and Community Service Awards.

The deadline for nominations is Friday, May 24. Award recipients will be honored with a special awards ceremony at the Area Agency on Aging at Hawkins Corner.

Nominees must be at least 60 years of age, a legal resident of Ohio for at least 5 years and have made significant contributions to the community. A husband and wife may receive the award jointly when both have been involved in community service. One Outstanding Senior Citizen Award will be presented for each county in the Agency's service area, which includes Ashland, Crawford, Huron, Knox, Marion, Morrow, Richland, Seneca and Wyandot.

Community Service Awards are targeted to an organization, agency, service club, business or media outlet that makes an outstanding contribution to the community on behalf of senior citizens. One award will be presented for our total service area.

Additional information, including nomination forms, can be found online at www.aaa5ohio.org. Nominations can be mailed, faxed or emailed. For questions, please contact Luisa Singletary at 567-247-3484 or [email protected]

The Ohio District 5 Area Agency on Aging, Inc., located at 2131 Park Avenue West in Ontario, provides leadership, collaboration, coordination and services to older adults, people with disabilities, their caregivers & resource networks that support individual choice, independence and dignity.

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