Don’t miss the opportunity to let an exceptional volunteer in education know just how great they are by nominating them for the 2013 Golden Apple Education Service Award!

The Golden Apple Education Service Award will be presented to an individual, couple, organization, or business for demonstrating a deep commitment to Excellence in Education in Winnebago and/or Boone County through volunteerism.

To nominate someone, please limit your descriptive narrative to two (2) pages and include the proposed Award Recipient’s Name, address and phone number.  In addition, please provide your name, address, phone and e-mail.

Explain why your nominee deserves consideration for the Golden Apple Foundation Education Service Award according to the following criteria:

  • Recipient will be considered for his/her volunteer work in fields relating to education or additional fields that serve teachers, students, and schools.
  • Recipient will have exhibited a deep commitment to excellence in education in Winnebago and/or Boone County.
  • Recipient will have shared his/her resources, time, and expertise in a manner that has had significant impact on education in our community.

DEADLINE: January 31, 2013

The recipient of this year’s award will be recognized at the 17th Annual Golden Apple Banquet on Friday, April 26, 2013 at the Radisson Hotel.  

Please mail your nomination to Golden Apple Foundation 5050 E. State St., Rockford, IL  61108 or send by e-mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  For more information contact the Golden Apple office at 815 226-4180.