Great Guy Award Nomination Form

2018 Great Guy Award Nomination Form
Nomination Deadline: August 31, 2018

All Great Guy Award nominees must show a commitment to the YWCA mission—dedication to eliminating racism, and empowering women and promoting peace, justice, freedom and dignity for all—and meet the following criteria: 1) be known and respected by his peers; 2) professional and/or volunteer service to the region, community or on local college campus with a demonstrated commitment to address issues of violence and domestic violence, either through his work or volunteer efforts; 3) demonstrated commitment to serving as a role model for other men; and 4) live and/or work in YWCA’s geographic service area which includes all cities/towns in Central Massachusetts.

Self-nominations are accepted, but third-party nominations are encouraged. Staff are not eligible to receive the award until five years have passed since their employment at the YWCA. Nominees are not notified unless they are selected to receive the award.

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  • Nominator Information

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  • Submit a letter of support that addresses the following questions. Please limit all responses to 750 words or less: (1) Why should you/your nominee receive the Great Guy Award? (2) How have you/your nominee demonstrated leadership as a role model for other men in the community? (3) How have you/your nominee impacted efforts to increase awareness/prevention of intimate partner violence and domestic violence? (please be specific) (4) Have you/your nominee partnered with the YWCA? If so, how? (not required)
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  • You may include additional supporting materials if relevant to the nomination (e.g. resume, curriculum vitae, articles, letters of support).
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