Nominations Open for 'Men Making NEWS'

Napa Emergency Women’s Services awards luncheon to be held June 14.


 Napa Emergency Women's Services  will recognize three men in its annual "Men Making NEWS" competition.

Nominations are now open for men in three categories:

 Young Man of the Year, Male Role Model of the Year, and Father of the Year.

Awards will be presented at a luncheon at Napa Elks Lodge on June 14.

"Men Making NEWS" acknowledged the strength and worth of exceptional men guiding our community in Napa County who change the lives of families and youth for the better,

2013 Young Man of the Year

There is no better leader than one who starts young. Napa County has a wonderful youth community; therefore NEWS wants to acknowledge a male leader between the age of 13-21 who is passionate about ending violence and creating youth leadership in Napa County.

2013 Male Role Model of the Year
Who demonstrates to us that to be a real man requires strength not violence? Who illustrates that they are not the same thing? Who reminds us that respect for others is the greatest power? This nominee can be a teacher, mentor, preacher, police officer, firefighter, crossing guard, public service provider, coach, community volunteer, Scout Leader, or any other educator or community leader.

2013 Father of the Year
Raising a family can be hard enough, and raising an emotionally and physically healthy family is even harder.  NEWS celebrates a father, father figure or family mentor who has helped to enrich and create a better life for any family.

The awards will be presented during a recognition luncheon to be held at the Napa Elk’s Lodge on Friday, June 14. Please save the date and make sure that you and your nominee will be able to attend the luncheon.

2013 Nomination Form - English
2013 Nomination Form - Spanish

Instructions for Nominating:
Mail, fax, or email the completed form to NEWS at: 1141 Pear Tree Lane, Suite 220, Napa, CA 94558, fax (707) 224-1560, email info@napanews.org. Nomination forms must be received by NEWS no later than May 17, 2013.


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