The Edinburg Chamber of Commerce is now accepting nominations for the 2021 Man & Woman of the Year awards. The winners will be recognized at the chambers Installation and Awards Banquet on Oct. 14.
Each year the Edinburg Chamber organizes a committee by a community-driven selection process that appoints a man and a woman as the award winners. The winning individuals must excel in professional and civic commitment within the community of Edinburg.
The chamber encourages its community to participate by nominating someone who fits the following criteria:
- Demonstrates exceptional personal commitment to civic endeavors outside of professional obligations.
- Provides valuable service by devoting time and energy to improve the quality of life for others in the community in the way of volunteerism.
- Demonstrates a commitment to his/her community by sharing of time and talent in ways that benefit the community or individuals within it.
- Demonstrates community service in civic or service organizations, non-profit boards, religious groups or other involvements, such as merchants’ associations, chamber of commerce or educational activities.
All nominees must be an Edinburg resident, own a business in Edinburg or work in Edinburg. Nomination deadline is Sept. 20 and must include a resume.
Nomination forms are available at the Edinburg Chamber of Commerce, 602 W. University Drive and online at edinburg.com. Mail or drop off nominations to the Edinburg Chamber of Commerce Attention: Selection Committee, 602 W. University Drive, Edinburg, TX 78539.