Celebrate Flagstaff’s volunteers: Nominations open for 5th annual GEMS Awards

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The NAU Center for Service and Volunteerism is accepting nominations for the 5th annual GEMS Awards held virtually on April 23. Nominations are open now through April 8.

The award recognizes Flagstaff’s outstanding volunteers for their time and dedication to the community. There are several nomination categories which include K-12 students, college students, adult community members, national service members and civic groups or service clubs. Full eligibility for each category can be found on the GEMS Awards website.

The event will be held in a virtual format. Nominations require a video talking about the nominee and can be submitted by filling out the GEMS Volunteer Nomination Form. All nominees will be contacted to sign a consent form before voting begins on April 12.

Top voted nominees will be announced at the awards event. To register for the event, fill out the GEMS Flagstaff Citywide Volunteer Recognition form. For more information, visit the GEMS website or contact the GEMS staff by emailing CSVGEMS@nau.edu or calling (928) 523-6585.