Community Recognitions Program

Community Recognitions Program

 

This year, Assemblymember Dr. Akilah Weber will highlight the beauty and diversity of the 79th Assembly District by providing the opportunity for constituents to submit nominations for honorees in a wide range of categories. Constituents may submit one small business and/or one community leader for each category by the deadlines listed. The community leader must reside in the 79th AD and the small business must be located in the 79th AD. An event culminating all of the honorees will take place in December 2022.

To nominate a honoree, choose the award and fill out the form with the appropriate information. You may nominate in multiple categories by revisiting this page after your submission. Please ensure that all submission fields are completed.

Thank you for helping to recognize the outstanding small businesses and community leaders in the 79th District!


 
Award
February 2022
March 2022
May 2022
June 2022
September 2022
October 2022
November 2022
 
Any community leader or small business owned by a person of the African diaspora (African, African American, Caribbean, etc.) is eligible for nomination.

Nomination Deadline: January 28, 2022

 
 
Nominations will be accepted for women leaders in the following three categories:

Arts: Women involved in the field of arts as artists, performing artists, visual artists, and design artists. This area also includes women in management/administration levels who work with galleries, museums, cultural programs, journalism, etc.

Education: Women involved in developing and /or implementing educational programs at any level.
               
Health Sciences: Women dedicated to the enhancement of human health. Health sciences encompass disease prevention, health education/promotion and the provision of health care. Women who are first responders are also eligible for nomination in this category.

Nomination Deadline: February 25, 2022
 
 

Nomination Deadline: April 28, 2022
 
 

Nomination Deadline: May 27, 2022
 
 

Nomination Deadline: August 29, 2022
 
 

Nomination Deadline: September 26, 2022
 
 

Nomination Deadline: October 28, 2022
 
 

Nomination Deadline: November 1, 2022
 
 

Nomination Deadline: November 1, 2022
 
Nominator Information
Name
Address
Community Leader Honoree Information
Name
Address
Small Business Honoree Information
Owner Name
Address