Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) December 28, 2009
The Anapol Schwartz Foundation, established by law firm Anapol, Schwartz, Weiss, Cohan, Feldman & Smalley, P.C., announces its inaugural Anapol Advocate Award. The award will honor an inspiring individual who has enhanced the lives of burn survivors and their families.
Candidates for the award must be from the greater Philadelphia region and may be submitted by other individuals or self-nominated. All nominations must be entered online at AnapolSchwartz.com/Advocate-Award/index.asp by Jan. 18, 2010. Finalists will be determined by The Anapol Schwartz Foundation Award Selection Committee and have their nominations posted online for an open vote, running from Jan. 25, 2010 to Feb. 5, 2010, to select the winner, who will be announced during the second week of February. The Anapol Schwartz Foundation will award a $5,000 grant to a qualified 501(c)(3) public charity of the winner's choice that serves the burn community
The Anapol Schwartz Foundation assists 501(c)(3) public charities that serve victims and their families and funds research and programs aimed at advancing health and safety. The Anapol Schwartz law firm dedicates funds to the foundation as its wins cases on behalf of consumers and their families. For more information on The Anapol Schwartz Foundation, visit http://www.AnapolSchwartz.com/AnapolSchwartzFoundation.
Founded in 1977, Anapol, Schwartz, Weiss, Cohan, Feldman & Smalley, P.C., is a civil justice law firm with more than 25 attorneys and law offices in Philadelphia, Media, Reading and Harrisburg, Pa., as well as Cherry Hill, N.J. and Wheeling, W.Va. The firm has represented consumers in matters ranging from dangerous prescription drugs and medical negligence to unsafe products and hazardous work site cases.