2021 AWARD NOMINATIONS

Due April 30, 2021

Above and Beyond Awards

Nominations are now being accepted for the chapter’s Above and Beyond Awards.  Criteria for this award are: a nominee must be at least a three-year member, has not been a previous recipient, and has over time, given service above and beyond the basic requirements of membership.

Nominations must be received by Thursday, April 29, 2021.  Nominations may be:

  • mailed to Terri Ross, 135 Seford Dr. San Antonio, TX 78209
  • mailed to Terri Ross, Assistance League, P.O. 13130, San Antonio, TX 78213-0130
  • emailed to tpross1950@gmail.com– simply print the form, scan it and send it as an email attachment.

You may also complete the online form below; it will be submitted to Terri Ross.

Members who have already received this award and have continued to go above and beyond in their service to the chapter can be nominated for an Exemplary Service Award.

Click here to download form.

Click here for a list of previous awardees.

Above and Beyond-Outstanding Service Award 2021
Criteria for Selection

The nominee must have been an active member of the chapter for three complete years.

The nominee be a member who has not previously received this award.

The nominee must have exceeded her expected contribution to the chapter in philanthropic programs and/or resource development activities.  Each of this year’s nominees should have 300 hours in these combined activities.

The nominee must be in good standing with the chapter requirements: hours, dues, attendance, fundraiser support, etc.

Above and Beyond-Exemplary Service Award 2021
Criteria for Selection

The nominee must be in good standing with the chapter’s requirement: hours, dues, attendance, fundraiser support, etc.

The nominee has previously received the Above and Beyond Award for Outstanding Service.

The nominee has continued over a number of years to significantly serve the chapter in philanthropic programs, resource development activities or both.

Above and Beyond

Ada Edwards Laughlin Award

Nominations are now being accepted for the Ada Edwards Laughlin Award to be given at the annual meeting in May.  This award is named for the co-founder of Assistance League who was less visible and filled the role of hardworking “behind the scenes” assistant to Anne Banning.

The nominee should be an “unsung heroine,” a chapter member who has been a member for a significant number of years having outstanding service in a relatively inconspicuous way.

No more than one member may be the recipient in a fiscal year.  Nominations in writing will be accepted from the membership.

Nominations must be received by Thursday, April 29, 2021.  Nominations may be:

  • mailed to Terri Ross, 135 Seford Dr. San Antonio, TX 78209
  • mailed to Terri Ross, Assistance League, P.O. 13130, San Antonio, TX 78213-0130
  • emailed to tpross1950@gmail.com– simply print the form, scan it and send it as an email attachment.

You may also complete the online form below; it will be submitted to Terri Ross.

Click here to download form.

Anne Banning Leadership Award

Nominations are now being accepted for the Anne Banning Leadership Award to be given at the annual meeting in May.

The Anne Banning Leadership Award is named after the founder of Assistance League, who promoted the growth of effective volunteerism through leadership and education.  This award demonstrates the importance and value of leadership to Assistance League chapters, as well as to communicate the accomplishments and dedication of the recipient.

The award shall recognize members who have served in major leadership roles and have:

  • Demonstrated sustained enthusiasm, guidance and participation in chapter programs and activities;
  • Led in the creation of a new chapter program or initiative and/or in the significant modification or enhancement of a current chapter program or initiative;
  • Modeled personal commitment to the mission and values of the chapter;
  • Represented the chapter mission and values in the community.

Nominations must be received by Thursday, April 29, 2021.  Nominations may be:

  • mailed to Terri Ross, 135 Seford Dr. San Antonio, TX 78209
  • mailed to Terri Ross, Assistance League, P.O. 13130, San Antonio, TX 78213-0130
  • emailed to tpross1950@gmail.com– simply print the form, scan it and send it as an email attachment.

You may also complete the online form below; it will be submitted to Terri Ross.

Click here to download form.

Ada Edwards Laughlin/Anne Banning Leadership Award Nomination