FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 17, 2009
Alexandria Commission on Aging Seeks Excellence in Aging Award Nominations
Deadline for Nominations is March 27
The Alexandria Commission on Aging is seeking nominations for its Annual Excellence in Aging Awards. These three awards honor two individuals (regardless of age) and an organization that have demonstrated superior contributions in advancing issues and projects that favorably affect older Alexandrians.
The Annie B. Rose Lifetime Award will be given to an individual who has served seniors for at least 10 years. A second award, in honor of Lois Van Valkenburgh, will be given to an individual who has provided at least one year of service to seniors. The third award, the Excellence in Aging Award for an Organization, will be awarded to an organization that has made an outstanding contribution to Alexandria seniors. Award winners will be recognized at a reception in May. The deadline for nominations is Friday, March 27. For more information or for a nomination packet, call Debbie Ludington at the Department of Human Services Office of Aging and Adult Services at 703.838.0927.