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September Event for All Nominators & Friends

Calling all nominators! It’s that time of year again! Time to nominate your home town hero as a Living Legend of Alexandria! Nominations are due September 30, 2018.  To help you with your nominations, you are invited to a free celebration and question and answer session with Living Legends and Living Legends of Alexandria Board Members: September 6, ALX Community, 116 N. Lee Street, 6-8 pm. RSVP to donnawalkerjames@gmail.com. See our Calendar of Events.

Nomination Criteria

2019 Living Legends of Alexandria Nominations Form

MISSION STATEMENT

The mission of Living Legends of Alexandria is to identify, honor, and chronicle the lives of individuals who have contributed to the community in an exemplary and lasting way that has significantly impacted the quality of life in Alexandria and serves as an inspiration to others.

DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION OF NOMINATIONS IS: September 30, 2018

NOMINATIONS CRITERIA

Living Legends Nominations will be evaluated based on how effectively they support the Living Legends mission, and particularly on either or both of the following criteria.

CRITERION 1:  The Nominee has led the creation of something new or the redevelopment of something established that has significantly and positively impacted the quality of life in the City of Alexandria, and serves as an inspiration to others.

AND/OR

CRITERION 2:  The Nominee has demonstrated noteworthy, substantial, sustained, and inspirational contributions that have significantly and positively impacted quality of life in the City of Alexandria, through a significant period of years of service in leadership and/or project management roles, including on boards, commissions, and committees

SUBMISSION OF NOMINATIONS

Nominators MUST ensure that the nomination addresses one or both of the above criteria, includes all of the requested information, and that all information is accurate. Provide as many factual details and relevant examples as possible regarding the Nominee’s contributions and their impact, since decisions on selected Legends are based solely on the information provided.

Note: Nominees need not reside in the City of Alexandria but must satisfy either or both of the above criteria. Only single individuals or a team of two persons working together are eligible to be nominated. If a team of two persons is nominated, they must be nominated for collaborating on the same innovation, project, program, or achievement.  Public employees are eligible to be nominated, but the basis of their contributions should be above and beyond the responsibilities of their jobs. Anyone running for or holding an elected office is not eligible for nomination.  Current members of the Living Legends of Alexandria Board of Directors and any employees and agents of the organization are not eligible to be nominated.

INSTRUCTIONS

Complete all applicable portions of this form, including a narrative which MUST address in detail one or both of the nomination criteria. The nomination may include additional narratives and any other supporting documentation.

IDENTIFICATION OF THE 2019 NOMINEE(S)

FULL NAME(S) OF NOMINEE(S) __________________________________________________________________________

HOME ADDRESS(ES) ___________________________________ ________________________________________________________

________________________________________________________

PHONE(S) ☐HOME  _____________

☐BUSINESS ______________

☐CELL ____________________

EMAIL(S) ______________________________________

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DESCRIPTION OF NOMINEE’S CONTRIBUTIONS

Brief Description of Nominee’s Contribution(s):  What one sentence best describes how the Nominee stands out based on exemplary and lasting contribution(s) that that have significantly impacted the quality of life?

Narrative and Supporting Documentation:  Address in detail one or both of the below nomination criteria. Please limit the narrative to information that fulfills the criteria.

CRITERION 1:  The Nominee has led the creation of something new or the redevelopment of something established that significantly and positively has impacted the quality of life in the City of Alexandria, and serves as an inspiration to others.

Provide Criterion 1 answers in narrative form

  • Describe what was created/redeveloped
  • What dates or period(s) of time did this take place?
  • What significant roles and contributions did the Nominee fulfill?
  • Which communities were served?
  • What was the impact, status, and sustainability of the creation or redevelopment?
  • What legacy was created by the Nominee?
  • Other

And/Or

CRITERION 2:  The Nominee has demonstrated noteworthy, substantial, sustained, and inspirational contributions that have significantly and positively impacted quality of life in the City of Alexandria, through a significant period of years of service in leadership and/or project management roles, including on boards, commissions, and committees.

Provide Criterion 2 answers in narrative form

  • Describe the nature of Nominee’s contributions and their significance Enter text
  • What were the Nominee’s service and capacities with boards, commissions, committees, civic or nonprofit organizations?
  • What were the dates and lengths of contributions and service?
  • Which communities were served?
  • What was the impact of the Nominee’s contributions?
  • Were contributions ongoing and beyond the Nominee’s job responsibilities?
  • What legacy was created by the Nominee?
  • Other

 IDENTIFICATION OF THE NOMINATOR(S)

NAME OF NOMINATOR(S) ___________________________________________________________

HOME ADDRESS(ES) _________________________

BUSINESS ADDRESS(ES) ____________________________

_________________________________________

_________________________________________________

HOME PHONE(S) __________________________

BUSINESS PHONE(S) ________________________________

EMAIL(S) _________________________________

CELL PHONE(S) __________________________________

SUBMISSION DATE _________________________

SIGNATURE(S) _____________________________________

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Thank you for presenting this nomination. Please make sure that all requested information has been supplied and that all factual details are accurate. You will receive confirmation of your submission.

SUBMIT THIS FORM BY SEPTEMBER 30, 2018 TO:

 Living Legends of Alexandria, P. O. Box 918, Alexandria, VA 22313

OR

Emailed to AlexandriaLegends@Outlook.com

2019 Living Legends Nominations due September 30, 2018

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