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Hamilton Relay Seeks Nominations for 2012 Deaf Community Leader Award

July, 12 2012

Nominations due August 24, 2012

Each year during Deaf Awareness Week, Hamilton Relay recognizes community leaders who are deaf or deaf-blind in each of the states where we are the contracted relay and/or captioned telephone service provider. This includes California, Georgia, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Montana, New Mexico, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Tennessee, Utah and Virginia.

We are looking for individuals who are deaf or deaf-blind and have been a strong influence within their community and/or state, and are committed to enhancing the lives of those around them. This year's award will be presented during Deaf Awareness Week which takes place September 24 – 28, 2012. Award recipients will be announced on the Hamilton Relay corporate website, featured on the Hamilton Relay Facebook page, and honored at a ceremony put on by their State Outreach Coordinator.

To nominate someone in your community, download and complete our brief questionnaire so that we can learn more about their accomplishments. Nominations are due by August 24, 2012 and may be submitted to your State's Outreach Coordinator or directly to Hamilton Relay's corporate office by email to, by fax to (402) 694-5110, or by mail to: Hamilton Relay, 1006 12th Street, Aurora, NE 68818.

Nominate someone from your community today!

Download the Questionnaire Form and submit your Nomination

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For additional information and questions, please contact your state's Outreach Coordinator or send email to

To find your state outreach coordinator, click here.

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