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We hope you can join us for the 12th Annual Northwest Ohio Nonprofit Excellence Awards ceremony on Thursday, October 20, 2022 at 8:00 a.m. Three winning organizations will be announced, one in each category: Excellence in Collaborative Programming, Excellence in Strategic Action and Excellence in Organizational Operations.

Thursday, October 20, at 8:00am - 9:30am at The Premier Banquet Hall, 4480 Heatherdowns Blvd., Toledo. Registration is closed.

Awards Ceremony Information

Local nonprofit organizations nominated themselves for these awards, and winners will be chosen by a committee comprised of sponsor representatives and a past recipient of the awards. Winners receive a one-of-a-kind glass award, $7,500 in unrestricted grant money from Greater Toledo Community Foundation and $1,000 in unrestricted grant money from The Andersons, plus a half-page ad in The Blade. 

Questions about the ceremony should be directed to Laura Sams at [email protected].

About the Awards

The Northwest Ohio Nonprofit Excellence Awards were designed to honor and recognize outstanding nonprofit organizations and their achievements in our community.

This year, awards will be given to three nonprofit organizations, one in each of the following categories:

  • Excellence in Collaborative Programming
  • Excellence in Strategic Action
  • Excellence in Organizational Operations

Recipient Prizes

All Award Recipients will receive:

  • The honor and distinction of being recognized as a leader among northwest Ohio and southeast Michigan’s nonprofits;
  • A one-of-a-kind glass art award engraved with the organization’s name;
  • An unrestricted grant from Greater Toledo Community Foundation in the amount of $7,500;
  • An unrestricted grant in the amount of $1,000 from The Andersons;
  • A half-page ad in The Blade; and
  • A feature article highlighting the winning organizations in Greater Toledo Community Foundation's newsletter, and sharing of award winners via The Center for Nonprofit Resources’ e-newsletter and website.
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