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Each year, the Connecting for Kids Board of Directors honors a parent and a professional or educator who exemplifies Connecting for Kids’ mission to provide education and support to families who have concerns about their child. In addition, we will also present the Kind Kid Award to a child who demonstrates kindness and compassion to peers. The nomination process is as follows:

  1. Complete a nomination form for any of the three award categories, using the links below. You will be asked to provide specific examples. Nomination deadline is November 1, 2017.
  2. Nominations will be presented to the Board for review, beginning on November 2, 2017.
  3. The Board vote will take place on November 8, 2017, at the scheduled Board meeting.
  4. All award winners will be contacted on November 9, 2017. Winners are given 2 free tickets* to the Annual Fundraiser in February, where they will be recognized for their contributions.

Kind Kid Award

Description: An award given to a child under 13 years of age who demonstrates kindness and compassion to peers, two key components of the Connecting for Kids Beyond the BenchSM Buddy Bench Training Program.

Criteria: The nomination should include a specific example(s) of an act(s) of kindness performed by the nominee.

Please Note: Participation in the Beyond the Bench Buddy Bench Training program is not a requirement to be eligible for this award.

Parent Award

Description: An award given to a Connecting for Kids parent who exemplifies Connecting for Kids’ mission to provide education and support to families who have concerns about their child.

Criteria: The nomination should include specific examples of how this parent has educated and supported other families.

Professional/Educator Award

Description: An award given to a pediatric professional or educator who exemplifies Connecting for Kids’ mission to provide education and support to families who have concerns about their child.

Criteria: This professional or educator must go “above and beyond” their regular job responsibilities to educate and support families in Cuyahoga and/or Lorain counties. The nomination should include specific examples.

Call or email:

Phone: 1-440-250-5563
Email: info@connectingforkids.org

Address:

P.O. Box 45372
Westlake, Ohio 44145

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