Older American’s Month Award & Celebration

FREE
5/1/2020 - 5/31/2020

 

Celebrate Older American’s Month and nominate a senior (50+) who has made their mark in the Lynchburg community! These awards honor older Americans on their accomplishments in the following fields:
Sports
Arts
Business/Entrepreneurship
STEM
Education
Community Service/Volunteering
Activism
…and more

Every May, the Administration for Community Living leads our nation’s observance of Older Americans Month. The 2020 theme, Make You Mark! was selected to encourage and celebrate countless contributions that older adults make to our communities. This year’s theme highlights the difference everyone can make–in the lives of older adults, in support of caregivers, and to strengthen communities. This year we’re inviting you to nominate a senior (50+) who has made their mark in the Lynchburg community!

Winners will be announced online and through a press release. A formal award ceremony will be held at a later date. Application deadline is May 31. You may complete the nomination form below either online or by downloading the application, filling it out, and mailing it back to us at 301 Grove St., Lynchburg, VA 24501.

Online Application

Print & Mail Application

Administration for Community Living

The Administration for Community Living was created around the fundamental principle that older adults and people of all ages with disabilities should be able to live where they choose, with the people they choose, and with the ability to participate fully in their communities. To find out more about the ACL, click HERE.