Sunday, September 22, 2019

Self-Advocate of the Year

Do you know someone with special needs who, through their personal or professional achievements, has brought a greater public awareness of and recognition to the abilities of all people with special needs?

Nominate them today for Self-Advocate of the Year at the Community Inclusion Awards on November 22, 2019!

DEADLINE: Friday, September 27, 2019

Saturday, September 21, 2019

Postsecondary Program of the Year

Do you know someone that provides pathways to supportive engagement in the community, higher education, technical and career preparation, occupational training programs or competitive employment?

Nominate them today for Postsecondary Program of the Year at the Community Inclusion Awards on November 22, 2019!

DEADLINE: Friday, September 27, 2019

Friday, September 20, 2019

Jeannette Stark Nominated as Woman Volunteer of the Year

Congratulations to our nominee for Junior League of Boca Raton Woman Volunteer of the Year, Jeannette Stark!! Thank you for your 25 years of service as the Grande Dame of Unicorn Children's Foundation!!





Media Influencer of the Year

Do you know someone that demonstrates commitment in reporting issues that are important to people with special needs and their families?

Nominate them today for Media Influencer of the Year at the Community Inclusion Awards on November 22, 2019!

DEADLINE: Friday, September 27, 2019

Thursday, September 19, 2019

1 Week Left to Submit Your Nominations for the Community Inclusion Awards

Only 1 week left to submit your nominations for the 2019 Community Inclusion Awards! There are no geographic restrictions on where services or supports are provided. We want to highlight the best of the best! We can't wait to celebrate the actions and impact being made by leaders, service providers and advocates.



Innovation & Collaboration of the Year

Do you know someone that brings new ideas to life in a collaborative manner that address critical gaps/barriers while implementing creativity and innovation in its strategy?

Nominate them today for Innovation & Collaboration of the Year at the Community Inclusion Awards on November 22, 2019!

DEADLINE: Friday, September 27, 2019

Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Unicorn Children's Foundation Announces 2019 Community Inclusion Awards

Do you know an unsung hero? Someone who goes above and beyond? Then, now is the time to nominate those people who are building a better and more inclusive community for individuals with special needs and their families. They will be recognized at the Unicorn Children’s Foundation Community Inclusion Awards on Wednesday, November 22, 2019 at Boca West Country Club. Nominations are now being accepted for the following categories:
Champion of Inclusion Award
Direct Service Professional of the Year
Disability Employer of the Year
Employee of the Year
Healthcare Provider of the Year
Innovation & Collaboration of the Year
Legal Service Provider of the Year
Legislative Official of the Year
Media Influencer of the Year
Respite Care Companion of the Year
Self-Advocate of the Year
Supportive Housing Provider of the Year
Teacher/Educator of the Year
Post Secondary Program of the Year
Volunteer of the Year
All nominees must regularly advocate, deliver services and support to the special needs community. You can self-nominate or be nominated by others, and you may be nominated in more than one category. Nominations must be received by 5pm on Friday, September 27, 2019. Visit https://www.unicornchildrensfoundation.org/2019cia.html to submit your nominations today!