Unsung H.E.R.O Award Nomination Form

  • This award recognizes a staff person who supports their organization with Heart, Excellence, Reliability and Optimism. The winner of the Unsung HERO award demonstrates their commitment to their work to build relationships and ensure the essential success of their organization. Regardless of tenure, this award honors an employee who is the backbone of your organization, who goes above and beyond their job role to care about the overall functioning of the organization and the people that surround them.


    In nominating a colleague, consider their demonstration of the following criteria:

        Builds connections
        Committed to the mission of the organization
        Welcoming and engaging
        Open to new ideas
        Serves as ambassador for the organization
        Always helpful to others, a “yes we can” person

      The nominee must currently be employed in a Jewish organization in the Greater Baltimore community at least 20 hours per week at the time of nomination.

    • Please tell us below, in 750 words or less, how the nominee demonstrates the following attributes:

          Builds caring relationships and is always helpful to others
          Exhibits a welcoming, engaging and inclusive persona
          Embraces change and new ideas
          Represents your organization as an ambassador
          Goes above and beyond to do excellent work