Submit Nominations Now for Siuslaw Awards
The eighth annual Siuslaw Business Awards event is fast approaching. This prestigious awards banquet sponsored by the Chamber of Commerce recognizes excellence in the local business community. Awards in Excellence in Customer Service, Curb Appeal, Non-Profit Achievement, Community Caring, and the Stu Johnston Business of the Year Award will be presented. A new category for Innovation in Business has been added this year.
The Siuslaw Awards also recognizes two outstanding individuals in the community by honoring them with the Future First Citizen Award and the First Citizen Award. The First Citizen Award recognizes that individual who has given selflessly to the community based on community involvement, leadership and overall community impact. The Future First Citizen Award recognizes a student, nominated by the school district, for his or her academic success, civic involvement and contributions to the community.
The Florence Area Chamber of Commerce will also present the Distinguished Service Award to recognize an individual or business that has selflessly given of their time and efforts in supporting the Chamber.
Anyone can choose to nominate their own or another business for the Siuslaw Business Awards. Applications are available now either at the Florence Chamber of Commerce Visitor Center or below. Nominations must be submitted to the Florence Area Chamber of Commerce by December 11th. First Citizen and Future First Citizen nomination forms are available through area service clubs on December 1st, and must be submitted to the Chamber by December 20th.
For more information, please call Florence Area Chamber of Commerce at 541-997-3128.