Excellence in Organizational Leadership

Excellence in Organizational Leadership

The Beacon Awards are designed to honor excellence in nonprofit organizations. They are intended to raise awareness of excellence at work in our local nonprofit sector and to honor volunteers and individual staff.

Selection Criteria
• Rationale for Selection - This section requires the nominator succinctly state the reasons for which the CEO/E.D. has been nominated by the organization. Examples of organizational leadership excellence include a proven record of successful collaboration with the Board of Directors, promotion of a culture of transparency both internally and externally, devotion to mission, thoughtful strategic leadership, promotion of a results- driven organization and skillful management of the resources of the organization.
• Endorsements from staff and board peers supporting the rationale
• Description of how the nominee motivates others and leadership skills exhibited

Presentation of Awards
An independent awards committee will review all applications. The honorees chosen for the awards and all other nominees will be honored at the Nonprofit Management Center Beacon Awards Luncheon currently scheduled on September 26, 2023. Honorees will receive an award and $1,000 for the nominating organization.

If you have any questions, please contact Sam Palmer at (432) 570-7971 or spalmer@nmc-pb.org.

Application Deadline - Friday, June 16, 2023 by 5:00 pm

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