The Douglas County Chamber is currently seeking nominations for the Annual Community Awards. The awards will be presented at the Douglas County Chamber Winter Ball presented by WellStar Douglas Hospital on Saturday, February 8, 2020. The event will be held at the Douglasville Conference Center. The Winter Ball will also install Mr. Craig Owens, Senior Vice President of WellStar Douglas Hospital, as Chairman of the Chamber Board.
The Sam P. Roberts Community Service Award is presented to an individual who has demonstrated exemplary service to the community over the past year. The 2019 Lifetime Achievement Award (formerly Citizen of the Year Award) is presented to an individual who has, over time, exhibited outstanding service in every aspect of giving to their community.
The Large Business of the Year Award recognizes the accomplishments and contributions of one business towards the economic health and vitality of Douglas County in the areas of products, services, marketing, customer and employee relationships, community support and entrepreneurial spirit. The Douglas County Chamber Spirit Award recognizes a Chamber member that has continuously committed and generously works toward the advancement of the Douglas County Chamber and the community. The recipient makes a sacrifice of time, helps improve quality of life, motivates others and enhances the integrity of the Douglas County community.
Chamber President and CEO, Sara Ray, commented, “It is an honor to host our annual community awards. We have so many outstanding citizens and companies who deserve to be nominated. Nominate your favorite and be part of what makes the Winter Ball so exciting – recognizing the rockstars in our community!”
Nominations should be submitted with a nomination form and returned to the Chamber no later than December 13, 2019. Elected Officials are not eligible for nomination. Nomination forms are available on the Chamber’s website, www.douglascountygeorgia.com.