Heart of Women Award

“To recognize women who have made a difference, inspired others and forever positively impacted the lives of others in the community”

Submit A Nomination

The purpose of the Heart of Women Award is to recognize women who have made a difference, inspired others and forever positively impacted the lives of others in the community.

The nominee must demonstrate the spirit of creativity, innovation and initiative by responding in a proactive manner to an issue, concern or event that effect the lives of others. Have made a lasting difference in the lives of individuals of all abilities and backgrounds. Routinely goes above and beyond the call of duty. Actions reflect her passion & personal commitment of time, talent or treasure on behalf of others. Demonstrates leadership in coordinating volunteer efforts of individuals or groups for fundraising, special events, programs or services that benefit the community. Inspires others to get involved, take responsibility, or assume leadership in order to effect positive change.

The nominee must be a female who either resides, works or whose impact has been felt in the Greater Danbury region - Bethel, Bridgewater, Brookfield, Danbury, New Fairfield, New Milford, Newtown, Redding, Ridgefield and Sherman.

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Nomination Submissions

Submissions must include a completed nomination form, a letter of support describing 1) how the nominee meets the selection criteria, and 2) specific details about the nominee’s contribution and those who have benefited and letter(s) from at least one other individual(s) in support of the nominee.

All nominations received will be reviewed by members of the WBC Heart of Women Selection Committee. The Award recipient will be determined by majority rule.

Nominee Information

Nominator Information

Please submit a letter, using the upload file field above, outlining why the nominee should be considered as the Heart of Women Award recipient with supporting details including how this individual’s actions have affected you or someone you know. Include at least one additional letter from another individual in support of your nominee. Any other supporting materials can be sent to:

Greater Danbury Chamber of Commerce

c/o Heart of Women Committee

39 West Street, Danbury, CT 06810

Fax: (203) 794-1439