Tracy Community Recognition Award Nominations 2018
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The Tracy Community Recognition Awards are bestowed annually by the Tracy Chamber of Commerce. These awards result from nominations that come from the Tracy community at large and are selected by a Nomination Committee comprised of past award recipients and Chamber Board members. Award winners are selected based on their service to the community and NOT by the number of nominations they receive. Nominees do not have to be a member of the Chamber to be eligible for an award. Nominations are due by Friday, November 3rd. Winners will be recognized at the 2018 Awards Gala taking place in Friday, January 26, 2018. For more information about the nomination process, please call 209-835-2131.
 
Instructions: Please submit (1) nomination at a time for each award category.
In order for your nomination to be valid, please complete all required fields.
 
Nominating Criteria for Tracy Community Recognition Awards:
 
Business of the Year
This award is for the accomplishments of a business as a whole and (not necessarily an individual person). This business or organization should have a reputation for providing outstanding products and/or service to its customers. This business should be viewed as an outstanding local organization that is respected for its commitment, services and activities that promote a positive influence on the entire community.
 
Entrepreneur of the Year
This award is for a person who has developed a business concept and turned it into a successful enterprise. Other criteria to consider are the person's professionalism, business sense and community involvement. An entrepreneur is someone who organizes, manages and assumes the risk of a business or enterprise. Examples of businesses that qualify for this award include but are not limited to: Retail, Restaurant, Home-based, Industrial, Agricultural, etc.
 
Professional of the Year
This award is designed for the professional services industry. Most of these professions require a special degree or certification. The person selected for this award should be someone who has maintained high ethical standards in their profession, provides great customer service to clients and is involved in the community. Examples of businesses that qualify for this award include but are not limited to: Attorney, Accountant, Real Estate, Banker, Medical, etc.
 
Citizen of the Year (Male & Female)
This award is for someone who continuously demonstrates a leadership role in one or several community organizations and shows a commitment to serve the well-being of others. This person does not have to own a business in Tracy. This award is for the selfless acts of an individual committed to providing good-will within the city of Tracy and beyond. Individuals who qualify for this award include but are not limited to: Church, Service Club, Volunteer, and Community Activist.
 
Organization of the Year
This award is for a local organization that has made major contributions to the community through their service programs and charitable work. This organization promotes a positive influence in the community through their fund-raising efforts and service related activities.
 
Educator/Administrator of the Year
This award is for a teacher or administrator from any school within the Tracy city limits who has demonstrated a passion for education. This person selflessly serves students, parents and the community and has an ongoing desire to positively influence education in Tracy. This person can be an active or retired educator/administrator.
 
Emerging Youth Leader of the Year
This award is for an emerging youth leader who has a positive influence on the community through volunteerism, fundraising efforts or committee participation. This student has displayed leadership, innovation and a commitment towards making a difference in the community through the projects and activities in which he/she has been involved. Only senior students who attend a high school in the Tracy city limits are eligible.
 
Before you complete your nomination, please review all of our past winners by clicking here.
Award winners can only be recognized once. 
 
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Please select the Award Category for your Nomination:
Business of the Year
Entrepreneur of the Year
Professional of the Year
Male Citizen of the Year
Female Citizen of the Year
Organization of the Year
Educator or Administrator
Emerging Youth Leader (Must be Senior in High School)
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Nominee's Contact Information:

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Last Name:
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Please explain why you feel this Nominee should be considered and is deserving of this award.
 

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Please provide examples of the Nominee's professional or personal accomplishments as well as community service involvement
 

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Please include your Contact Information: (Name, Phone, Email)
 

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