Tickets Available For Dec.
1 New Hampshire
Community Leader Of The Year Ball
Contact: Sharon Keeler
UNH Media Relations
Nov. 9, 2004
DURHAM, N.H. – University of New Hampshire students will recognize
the efforts of those who help foster rich and strong communities
in the state by presenting the 2nd Annual University of New Hampshire
Community Leader of the Year Awards.
The awards will be presented at a black tie-optional banquet and
ball Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2004, in UNH’s Holloway Commons. Organized
and run entirely by students in the university’s Community
Development Program, the event will include a silent auction, dinner
and award ceremony, with all proceeds going to a scholarship fund.
Tickets for the event are $50 per person; a discounted rate is $90
for a pair. Tickets for students will be sold for $30 per student.
Community members are encouraged to “sponsor” a student.
Tables (seats 8) may be purchased for $350, which includes a half-page
ad in the program.
Four awards will be presented. Two are New Hampshire statewide awards,
while two are UNH universitywide. The awards include the Community
Leader of the Year, Community-Supporting Organization of the Year,
UNH Student Community Leader of the Year, and UNH Campus Organization
of the Year. The deadline for nominations is Nov 5.
Registration forms and nomination instructions are available online:
or by contacting UNH Professor Kelly Giraud, coordinator of UNH’s
Community Development Program, at 603-862-4811 or by e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.