One organization is asking for your help to nominate community members for their two annual awards
The Herkimer County Office of the Aging's Advisory Council is looking for a senior citizen of the year and a person with outstanding contribution.
Nominees must be a Herkimer County resident at least sixty-years-old and have a history of volunteer service to other senior citizens.
The deadline for the nominations is by Wednesday, May 2nd. All nominations must include the name, address and age of the nominee, along with a brief narrative (less than 400 words) of the reasons why the person should receive the award.
Anyone who has been nominated before, but was not selected can be re-nominated. Self-nominations will not be accepted.
The person submitting the nomination should include his or her own name, address and phone number.
Senior award nomination information is available at www.herkimercounty.org, under 'Departments,' then 'Office for the Aging,' then 'Annual Senior Awards.'
Please send nominations to:
Advisory Council, Herkimer County Office for the Aging
109 Mary Street, Suite 1101
Herkimer, NY 13350
Or via e-mail to HCOFA@HerkimerCounty.org