The 2015-2016 Junior League of Tacoma
Annual Membership Awards
The nomination process is simple. Complete the below forms for Volunteer of the Year (Active member) and Rising Star (New member) and complete the question about the nominee to the best of your ability by April 1st. The form can be emailed to Nominating & Placement or turned in at the GMM. The award recipients will be announced at our Annual Dinner Meeting.
Thank you for honoring the efforts of our League members! If you have questions regarding the awards, please contact Sammy Sonju, Director of Nominating and Placement.
Volunteer of the Year
The Volunteer of the Year is for an active member who has exceed their expectations as a league member and impacted the community or League in a significant way.
Rising Star Award
The Rising Star Award is for a new member that has shown great spirit, provided innovative ideas, and has a passion for voluntarism and developing the potential of women.
Ruth Wheeler, Sustainer of the Year Award
The Ruth Wheeler award recognizes the valuable contributions that our Sustainers continue to make in our community and the excellent examples they set for us. This award is given to a Sustainer who has demonstrated through current efforts, the spirit of volunteerism, the value of specialized training, the effectiveness of advocacy and the qualities of organization, responsibility, community concerns, and caring for others. Last year’s award recipient is Cynthia Darland.