Nassau County Seeks Nominations For 2018 Senior Citizens Of The Year

Richard Bigandy and Dolores Genovese were honored as Nassau County’s senior citizens of the year in 2017.

Nassau County Executive Laura Curran is seeking nominations for Nassau County’s 2018 Senior Citizen of the Year. This annual award recognizes two individuals who have demonstrated outstanding concern and action for human services and community involvement relating to any age group. Nominations are being accepted through Friday, April 20.

To be eligible for the award, a candidate:

  • Must be 60 years of age or older and presently living in Nassau County;
  • May not be an employee of any organization, unless in an unpaid, volunteer position; and
  • Must be submitted on an official application form.

Those who have already received the award are ineligible, while those who were nominated but did not receive previous awards may be re-nominated. All nominations will be reviewed by a panel of judges from the Nassau County Office for the Aging. This award will honor two of the many dedicated individuals who have made outstanding personal contributions for the enrichment of the lives of others.

Nominations for Senior Citizen of the Year may be made by individuals or groups. All nominations must be submitted on an application form. For more information, an application form or submission, call 516-227-8919 or email Michele.Greenblatt@hhsnassaucountyny.us. Nominations can also be mailed to:

Awards Committee – Senior of the Year
Nassau County Department of Human Services Office for the Aging
60 Charles Lindbergh Boulevard, Suite #260
Uniondale, NY 11553-3691

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