There are only 11 days to submit your nominee to be considered for the 2013 MLK Unity Award.
The award, which will be given during the annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Unity Breakfast in January, was established in 1999 and recognizes an individual who has made a positive impact on the community by encouraging positive racial and cultural relations.
The nominee must be a resident of Cherokee County or someone who has contributed to the county by engaging in positive racial and cultural relationships on a local, regional and national level.
The deadline to submit nominations is Dec. 31. Submission forms can be mailed to Allen Temple AME Church at 232 Arnold Mill Road in Woodstock.
Forms can also be faxed to (770) 926-1103 or emailed to MLKUnity@allentempleame.org.
The Martin Luther King Jr. Unity Breakfast will be held 9 a.m. Saturday Jan. 19, 2013, at the Northside Hospital-Cherokee Conference Center at 1130 Bluffs Parkway in Canton.
The event, a partnership between the Cherokee County government and Allen Temple AME Church, is free to attend.
See the attached .PDF to fill out the nomination form.