It's so great to see people taking the time to nominate their peers for the recognition they deserve
(PRWEB) May 27, 2011
Nominations close at 5pm on Tuesday, May 31 for the i98FM / ahm Local Hero Awards.
i98FM and ahm health insurance are urging the public to nominate someone who they believe makes an exceptional contribution to the community in the following categories:
- Teacher Of The Year
- Junior Sports Star Of The Year
- Senior Sports Star Of The Year
- Volunteer Of The Year - People and Community
- Volunteer Of The Year – Sport and Recreation
- Local Hero Of The Year
With the nominations already received, WIN Radio General Manager Jason Saladino believes that the judges will not have an easy job in selecting finalists. ‘The difficult task ahead of us is narrowing down the entries to finalists. There has been such a high calibre of entries received and there are many worthy recipients of the awards. It's so great to see people taking the time to nominate their peers for the recognition they deserve.’
Anyone can be nominated in the i98FM / ahm health insurance Local Hero Awards. This year’s awards have already seen some very admirable members of the community nominated, including some well-known Illawarra residents.
The finalists in each category will be revealed on Thursday, June 2 with the winners being announced at the awards ceremony to be held on Friday, June 17 at the City Beach Function Centre in Wollongong.
Joining i98FM’s popular Breakfast duo Marty Haynes and Bianca Dye on the judging panel is ahm’s special guest who will also be present on the day to congratulate the winners and WIN Radio General Manager Jason Saladino, WIN Television’s Amy Taylor and President of the Illawarra Business Chamber Les Dion.
If you would like to nominate someone or for more information, go to i98.com.au
But hurry, as nominations close at 5pm on Tuesday, May 31!
The Local Hero Awards: Recognising exceptional contributions to the Illawarra community.
For further information, please contact:
i98FM Promotions Manager
(02) 4223 4128
About ahm Health Insurance
ahm is the eighth largest health insurance provider and has been caring for the health of Australians for more than thirty five years. In addition to the provision of health insurance, ahm has developed and delivers innovative health management programs. We employ health professionals covering key disciplines including nursing, exercise physiology, dietitians and fitness to deliver these programs.