DeKALB – Nominations are open for the 29th annual ATHENA Award and Women of Accomplishment Awards sponsored locally by the DeKalb Chamber of Commerce.
The ATHENA Award recognizes individuals for their business and professional accomplishments, community service and service as a role model to encourage women to reach their full leadership potential. Eligible candidates must live or work in DeKalb and still be active in their careers. The ceremony will be held Oct. 23 at the Barsema Alumni and Visitors Center at 231 N. Annie Glidden Road.
The Women of Accomplishment Award recognizes those who embody the ATHENA criteria but are retired or no longer working in the county.
Deadline for nominations is 5 p.m. Aug. 7. Nominations forms are available at www.dekalb.org or in the DeKalb Chamber office, 164 E. Lincoln Highway.
Questions? Contact the DeKalb Chamber of Commerce at 815-756-6306 or email administrative assistant Rosalie Williams at firstname.lastname@example.org.