• Pleasanton Weekly looking for nominations for Tri-Valley Heroes

  • Individuals who live or work in Pleasanton, Dublin, San Ramon, Danville, Alamo or Livermore are eligible, as are organizations and businesses headquartered in these communities. If you know a person, organization or group deserving of recognition, complete the form. Nominations can also be emailed directly to Gina Channell at GChannell@embarcaderomediagroup.com, but make sure all the information requested on the form is included. Nominations must be received by 5 p.m. Monday, Sept. 16.

    CATEGORIES

    ~ Arts and Culture: For acknowledgment/recognition of achievements or contributions within the area of arts and culture.
    ~ Community Spirit: For selfless, tireless and largely unacknowledged actions that has enriched or improved the quality of life for the local community.
    ~ Courage: For an act of bravery or for determination and strength of character to triumph over adversity.
    ~ Environmental Stewardship: For a group or individual committed to minimizing risks and conserving and recycling, thereby reducing the impact on natural resources.
    ~ Innovation: For a person, group or business who apply innovative ideas or programs to enhance the community.
    ~ Rising star: An individual between 10 and 21 whose services directly benefit Tri-Valley citizens through outstanding volunteer work, serving as a community role model and mentor or demonstrating random acts of kindness.
    ~ Role Model: For displaying common sense, compassion and wisdom while teaching, coaching and mentoring others with a vision for people to strive to be the best they can be.
    ~ Lifetime Achievement: Recognizes an individual or group for contributions, leadership, enthusiasm, and tireless efforts on behalf of his or her community and neighbors.

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