Community & Friends

2017 Nonprofit of the Year Award

Posted on Wednesday, September 20th, 2017 by Lori E Kniffin.

2017 Nonprofit of the Year Award

Presented: Thursday, November 2rd

Guilford Nonprofit Consortium Annual Celebration

 5:30 p.m. 

Greensboro Country Club.


We are grateful to DMJ & Co., PLLC for donating the $1,000 award for this year’s Consortium Nonprofit of the Year!

(See below for criteria and nomination information.)

This annual social event that is complimentary for the staff and board members of our Consortium Member Organizations.  Reserve the date on your calendar now and we will begin registration in early October.

At the event, we make two awards; one for the Consortium Nonprofit of the Year and one for the Consortium Service Award. We ask that you make nominations for the Nonprofit of the Year.

We have listed below the criteria and ask that you simply enter the requested information and return it directly to Steve Hayes at

We need this no later than October 6.

2017 Consortium Nonprofit of the Year

Deadline: October 6, 2017

The 7th Annual Guilford Nonprofit of the Year Award will recognize a nonprofit organization that goes above and beyond the call of duty in their area of service and inspires others to support nonprofit awareness and community collaborations.

Eligibility Criteria

1.  Must be a current member of the Guilford Nonprofit Consortium.

2.  Accomplishes significant results on behalf of the community.

3.  Embodies a spirit of volunteerism, altruism and respect.

4.  Supports and demonstrates the collaborative spirit through creative partnerships with the Consortium, other nonprofits, and/or various business and civic organizations.

5.  Inspires others by their example.




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Describe (in 500 words or less) why you’re nominating this nonprofit for the Guilford Nonprofit of the Year Award.  Please include supportive examples of how the nominee meets the eligibility criteria listed. Please do not send pictures, videos, or extra materials.





Reposted from the Guilford Nonprofit Consortium listserv.