Please read the criteria for each award and indicate the award for which you are submitting your nomination below:
1. Marzie Bartee Chamber Volunteer of the Year Award: Marzie Bartee Chamber Volunteer of the Year Award - Marzie Bartee is an individual who has been a vital part of the Burleson community by participating, volunteering, and working quietly behind the scenes whenever she saw a need. The Marzie Bartee award is presented each year to a Chamber member who contributes and participates in Chamber and community events. This is someone who acts as an “unsung hero” by contributing their time and energy in the spirit of Marzie Bartee.
2. Citizen of the Year Award: The Citizen of the Year award recognizes a citizen of Burleson who is a resident of or works within the City of Burleson, must be age twenty-one (21) or older, is actively involved in community work and/or service club's/church groups outside of their place of employement or educational facility, has had a positive impact in the community, had deomonstrated a personal commitment to the benefit of the community, has performed an outstanding achievement or act of heroism, has overcome significant personal adversity, has positive and inspiring personal attributes that serve to encourage others. The Nominee has demonstrated a personal commitment to the benefit of the community and the community has benefited from this person's involvement. The achievement(s) on which the nomination is based MUST occur between January 1, 2019 and December 31, 2019 to be eligible.
3. Civic Organization/Non-Profit of the Year: The recipient of this award is a civic organization or non-profit that provides a valuable service by devoting time and energy to improving the quality of life for those in the Burleson area. This may be an organization that provides financial, emotional, and/or spiritual support to the citizens of our community.
4. Wellness Champion Award: This award is presented to an individual or business, in good standing with the Chamber, that significantly impacts the health and wellness of their employees and/or the residents of Johnson County by their efforts and initiatives.