City of Destiny Awards nominations accepted now through Jan. 26, 2018

Nominations for the City of Tacoma’s 2018 City of Destiny Awards, which spotlights exceptional volunteers who have worked to drive Tacoma forward, are being accepted now through January 26, 2018.

“Tacoma’s legacy of volunteerism and giving back inspires us every day,” said City Events and Recognitions Committee Chairwoman Erin Lee. “We are privileged to recognize those committed to making a difference in Tacoma.”

Eligibility requirements for the award categories are available on the current nomination form. The form is also available in hard copy upon request through Kala Dralle in the Special Events Office at or (253) 573-2523.

Since 1987, the City of Tacoma has honored more than 200 outstanding local volunteers through its City of Destiny Awards program. The City of Destiny Awards program is spearheaded by a City Council appointed City Events and Recognition Committee comprised of local community leaders from a broad array of backgrounds and areas of expertise. This committee develops the City of Destiny Awards nomination tools and selection criteria, selects the City of Destiny Awards winners and plans the annual City of Destiny Awards event.

More information about the City of Destiny Awards program is available at                      

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