Nonprofit Excellence Award winners receive a $2,000 grant award!
Greenlights' Nonprofit Excellence Awards celebrate the outstanding achievements of Central Texas nonprofits in the categories of collaboration, service excellence, innovation and learning in action. Winners will be recognized at the Texas Nonprofit Awards on the evening of September 8 as part of the Texas Nonprofit Summit.
Deadline to nominate is May 27
Collaboration - The Collaboration Award highlights a successful partnership that a nonprofit has made with another nonprofit, business, foundation, or other entity that has resulted in improved impact and achieved greater outcomes for both organizations because of their unique association.
Service Excellence - The Service Excellence Award honors a nonprofit organization, or one of its programs, whose notable performance and delivery to the community sets a high standard of quality. This organization, or program, values quality in its work and can demonstrate ways in which it continually seeks to measure and improve.
Innovation - The Innovation Award honors a nonprofit organization whose creation and application of new approaches to its work has advanced the organization and serves as a model for other nonprofits. This new practice or approach is being, or has been, incorporated into the fabric of the organization and makes an affirmative impact and improvement on its goals and mission.
Learning in Action - The Learning in Action Award recognizes an organization that has gained and applied specific knowledge from a workshop, conference, book, etc. that resulted in a direct and significant enhancement to the operation or core activities of a nonprofit organization. This organization has gone beyond research and theory to real application of a best practice in the nonprofit sector for marked success.