Nomination sought for Mattapan Food and Fitness Coalition awards
The Mattapan Food and Fitness Coalition (MFFC) will recognize an individual (adult or youth) or community organization that has made outstanding contributions to Mattapan through continued efforts to improve the health of residents. The award will be presented at the Mattapan Moving For Life event on Saturday, June 13, 2009 at the George H. Walker Playground (next to Mildred Avenue Community Center).
Individuals may nominate themselves or others. Preference will be given to members of the MFFC, Mattapan residents, individuals who live outside of Mattapan but whose work benefits and is focused on the community, and Mattapan business owners.
Nominations must include:
â€¢ A letter of nomination or a completed Nomination Form, including the: candidate's full name, title, institution name (if applicable), address and if the candidate is retired, include name, home address and telephone number
â€¢ A paragraph supporting the nomination, to include a discussion of the candidate's contributions to improving the nutrition and physical activity environment in Mattapan.
â€¢ The name, e-mail and phone number of the nominating party.
If you have any qustions or to obtain nomination forms please contact the MFFC Awards Committee Chair, Joanne Soulouque.
â€¢ Nomination materials may be sent via e-mail, fax or mail to the MFFC Awards Committee Chair:
Attn: Joanne Soulouque
Harvard Prevention Research Center
677 Huntington Avenue, 7th floor
Boston, MA 02115
Deadline: Nominations for the 2009 awards must be submitted by
Friday, May 29, 2009.
Thank you and please join the MFFC to help make Mattapan a healthier place to live!