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13th Biennial Hall of Fame
Honoring Outstanding Women throughout Contra Costa County

THURSDAY, MARCH 24, 2016CROWNE PLAZA HOTEL, CONCORD, CA Registration: 5:30 pmDoors Open: 6:00 pm

Program Begins: 6:30 pm

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WOMEN’S HALL OF FAME – March 24, 2016
Nomination Criteria/Timeline

Nominees must be women who: Live and/or work in Contra Costa County, or Have played an integral part in the development and/or implementation of project(s) that have benefited Contra Costa County

NOTE: Members of the Contra Costa County Commission for Women (Commission) and the Board of Supervisors are not eligible for nomination.

Nominees have shown excellence as:

Women Demonstrating LeadershipDisplaying leadership and or innovation in business and community while serving as a role model

Women Creating Community

Contributing to the quality of life in Contra Costa by supporting the personal and social growth of others

Women Working for Justice

Striving for equality and peace

Women Preserving the Environment

Actively working to protect natural resources

Women Improving Health Care

Educating, conducting research, or providing health care

Women Contributing to the Arts

Promoting the expression of the performing arts, visual arts, and literary arts

Women Innovating in Science/Technology

Educating, inventing, or developing technology

Nominees should excel in one of the above categories

Tips for completing the nomination form:

  • Respond to all questions
  • Keep the selection criteria in mind and address them when answering the questions
  • Keep answers short, concise, and clear
  • Tell the nominee’s story as if you were telling a stranger. Do not assume the judges will know the nominee. (Judges are selected from outside Contra Costa County)
  • Please use the space provided for your answers
  • Nominee may not be nominated in more than one category
  • Nomination Packets are due to the Commission by November 30, 2015
  • Names of the Honorees to be announced in early January 2016
  • Press/Honorees Orientation in January 2016 (specific date to be determined)
  • Hall of Fame Awards Dinner on March 24, 2016 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Concord