WID Philanthropy Award - Women In Development of Central MA


Greater Worcester Area Women in Development

2009 Philanthropy Award

In 1983, Greater Worcester Area Women in Development established its Philanthropy Award.

Since that time there have been 24 recipients. The award is offered only when an appropriate candidate can be identified and recognizes those individuals or groups of the greater Worcester area who have made outstanding contributions of time and financial resources in support of notfor-profit community services and/or organizations. The Awards Committee seeks your help in the selection of this year’s recipient by submitting a nomination by September 4, 2009 .



Assumption of leadership role in the advancement efforts of one or more community services or organizations.


Demonstration of extraordinary personal commitment and exceptional service to one or more not-for-profit organizations.


Contribution of personal financial resources in support of one or more community organization.


Available and willing to speak about her/his views on Philanthropy at the WID October

Meeting ( to be held this year at noon on October 7 th ).

Julie Chase Fuller* Barbara Fargo

George Hazzard* Sarah Garfield

Paris Fletcher* Barbara Booth

Jacob Hiatt*

Connie Turner*

Alice Higgins*


Past Honorees:

Helen Stoddard* Joy Wetzel Hall

Nancy Morgan Diane Brazelton

Rosamund Bennett* Joyce & Russ* Fuller

Rose & William Abbott* C. Jean McDonough Lois Green

Fairman Cowan Valerie S. Loring GWCF

The Armenian Community Mr. & Mrs. I. J. Donahue Virginia Rice

I/we wish to nominate:___________________________________________________________

How does your nominee meet the criteria? ( please attach your answer, 1 page minimum, 2 maximum )

Nominating Organization (s)________________________________________________

Contact Person___________________________________________________________

Tel:____________________________ email___________________________________

Please return your completed form no later than September 4 th , 2009.

by mail: WID Awards Committee by email: liz.papp@bartoncenter.org c/o Liz Papp

P.O. Box 832

Worcester, MA 01613-0832