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Champions of Learning Awards

United Way of Southwestern Pennsylvania and the Consortium for Public Education are again seeking nominees for their annual Champions of Learning Awards.


The awards are intended to bring recognition to individuals who motivate, educate, mentor, help, and/or support our region’s youth.  


A candidate could be:


  • A community librarian who goes out of the way to help youth
  • A crossing guard who always gives words of encouragement
  • A teacher who not only helps kids build skill, but confidence
  • A service provider who always goes the extra mile.


The awards will recognize individuals in each of five categories: Community Partners & Service Providers, EducatorsLeadershipSchool StaffVolunteers.


Nominations must be made online and are due no later than Friday, January 17, 2020. 


Please let us know who deserves to be recognized and, meanwhile, remember to save Thursday, May 7, 2020 to join us for the awards ceremony.