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Seeking Nominations for 2013 Iowa Nonprofit Awards

Posted on: August 2, 2013

For more information, contact:

Jody Benz, Iowa Commission on Volunteer Service,, 515.725.3094

Deadline is September 6!

Nonprofit leaders, volunteer management professionals, and members of the public are invited to submit nominations for Iowa Nonprofit Awards, which recognize a variety of nonprofit organizations, professionals and volunteers for their work in making Iowa communities thrive.  Award winners will be recognized during the Iowa Nonprofit Summit to be held Nov. 6-7 in Altoona, Iowa.

Nominations are accepted in several categories: Nonprofit Spotlight Award; Nonprofit Board/Staff Leadership Award; Philanthropic Impact Award; Outstanding Volunteer or Service Program Award; Outstanding Volunteer or Service Manager Award; or Outstanding Nonprofit Collaboration Award.  Additional details and a link to the online nomination form are available at; submissions will be accepted through midnight on Sept. 6.




The annual Iowa Nonprofit Summit features outstanding keynote presentations, dozens of break-out sessions, networking opportunities, and exhibitors demonstrating the latest resources available to help nonprofits and volunteer programs excel.  Registration opens Sept. 1; discounted registration fees will be available through Oct. 16.

The Iowa Nonprofit Awards and Iowa Nonprofit Summit are made possible through a collaborative effort with GEMS (Grants Enterprise Management System), Iowa Campus Compact, Iowa Commission on Volunteer Service, Iowa Council of Foundations (including Iowa Community Foundations), Larned A. Waterman Iowa Nonprofit Resource Center, Volunteer Centers of Iowa, and United Ways of Iowa.

For more information, visit or contact the Iowa Commission on Volunteer Service:, 515.725.3094 (toll-free: 800.308.5987).

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