The Community Champions Award recognizes those who have meaningfully and intentionally championed poverty reduction work or implemented practices or protocols to prevent or reduce poverty. Individuals, groups, businesses and organizations who are highly committed to reducing and eliminating poverty in Hastings or Prince Edward counties, those who take action to reduce poverty, those providing services to people living in poverty and those eliminating barriers that keep people in poverty are eligible to be nominated.

Nominations are open. Deadline is December 31, 2017. To nominate an individual, group, business, or organization, access the application form here: Community Champions Award and return through email or directly to the Poverty Roundtable office at 65 Station St., Belleville.