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All Heart Parks Advocate Award Program
The City of Bristol is celebrating its second All Heart Parks Advocate of the Year Award. Mayor Jeffrey Caggiano, the Department of Parks, Recreation, Youth & Community Services, and the Board of Park Commissioners will be recognizing a volunteer(s) in the community that has made significant contributions to improving the quality of the Bristol park system. The award recipient will be honored at the 3rd Annual Dinner on the Diamond Fundraiser on May 11, 2024 from 5:00 - 8:00 PM at Muzzy Field.CRITERIA:Nominees for the All Heart Parks Advocate of the Year Award must meet the following criteria to be selected:- An advocate, volunteer, or unpaid official- An individual shall demonstrate outstanding contributions to parks and recreation in the form of land, money, services, equipment, in-kind labor or other relevant forms of donation or assistance rendered- An individual that has received financial compensation for services rendered (i.e. employee, vendor) shall not be eligible- Active commissioners and current elected city officials may not be considered for the award. Past commissioners and city officials may be consideredPreference shall be given to Bristol residents when applicant credentials are equal, but non-residents that meet the other qualifications may be considered.
The deadline for nominations is March 13, 2024.
Nominations can be mailed to:Bristol Parks, Recreation, Youth and Community ServicesAttention: All Heart Parks Advocate Award51 High StreetBristol, CT 06010Emailed nominations can be sent to:Erica Benoit, Community Engagement Coordinator - Ericabenoit@bristolct.govSubject Line: All Heart Parks Advocate AwardThe award recipient will be notified of their selection by April 22, 2024.
Nominators are welcomed and encouraged to attend the event, tickets can be purchased from the below link:Dinner on the Diamond Fundraiser Tickets
For additional information contact the Parks, Recreation, Youth and Community Services office at (860) 584-6160.
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