The Boone County Council on Aging is sponsoring the “Outstanding Older Hoosier” award for Boone County on Wednesday, March 20. A luncheon and the announcement of the winner will begin at 12 noon at Boone County Senior Services, Inc., followed by a program to recognize previous winners. The Outstanding Older Hoosier of the Year award recognizes outstanding Hoosiers for their lifetime of service to their communities through both volunteer and/or professional achievement. The 2013 winner will represent Boone County in the Area 8 contest sponsored by CICOA-Aging & In-Home Solutions.Deadline for submission isMarch 1, 2013. For more information, call Rene Stanley at 765-894-2481 or BCSSI at (765) 482-5220 or (317) 873-8939.
To enter, send your nominee’s full name, address, phone number and birth date with a narrative of up to three pages describing the recipient’s activities, achievements and contributions to the community. Include information on your nominee’s background, the organization(s) he/she has been active, any offices held, special projects and achievements, and the impact of his/her involvement. Mail or deliver the nomination to Boone County Senior Services, Inc., c/o Olive Wade, 515 CrownPointe Drive, Lebanon, IN 46052, or email to email@example.com.