Do you know someone who has given so much to help improve an individual or family’s life in Southern Alberta? If so, you have a chance to nominate them to be recognized for the amazing work they do. The time of year has come when Lethbridge Family Services honors individuals, organizations, or businesses whom have been supportive of helping individuals and families improve their quality of life. It is time to nominate your local hero for the Friend of the Family Award. The award has been designed to recognize nominees on the basis of: excellence in service to a family life cause or issue, excellence in direct service to a family or families, or highly exemplary action on behalf of an individual or distressed family. LFS provides the awards to recognize family building in Southern Alberta in two categories; Individual, group or non-profit organizations and Business.
“This is an exciting opportunity and a chance for Southern Alberta to say thank you to those special individuals, agencies, businesses, and community partners who help build stronger families and a better community, says Melody Garner, Director Advancement & Community Relations, we are encouraging you to visit our website, print out a nomination form and send it in so that we can celebrate the accomplishments of these amazing contributions.”
Nominations for the awards will be open until May 30, 2016. The winners will be announced the eve of September 16th, 2016 at the “Community as Family” Conference and AGM of LFS. Nomination forms are available online at www.lfsfamily.ca, by emailing [email protected], or by stopping in at any of the LFS Locations; Main Facility-1107 2nd “A” Ave North, Home Services-#106, 1410 Mayor Magrath Drive South, or Immigrant Services-701- 2nd Avenue South.