The Georgia Center for Nonprofits seeks nominations for its annual Revolutions Awards---Nonprofit Leaders to be honored at the Nonprofit Summit 2013

Feb 11, 2013, 14:18 ET from Georgia Center for Nonprofits

ATLANTA, Feb. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Georgia Center for Nonprofits is seeking nominations for its annual Revolutions Awards. The Revolutions Awards honor individuals and organizations from across Georgia's nonprofit sector who have implemented a revolutionary change that has generated a measurable, sustainable, and transformative impact on an individual, organization or community.


Revolutions Awards are given in the following nonprofit categories: Outstanding Nonprofit Organization, Outstanding Nonprofit Board Leader, and Outstanding Nonprofit Leader. Last year's winners included Elaine Draeger, President and CEO of Sheltering Arms Early Education & Family Centers; Piedmont Park Conservancy; and Jacqueline Yeaney, Co-President of the Board of Open Hand.

Deadline for award nominations is February 22, 2013. The announcement of the Revolutions Award winners will be the highlight of the awards luncheon on May 21 at GCN's Nonprofit Summit 2013. Each award winner's organization will receive a check for $1,000 thanks to the generous support of awards sponsor Warren Averett+GH&I.

For more details on GCN, the Revolution Awards, or to submit a nomination, visit

About the Georgia Center for Nonprofits

The Georgia Center for Nonprofits builds thriving communities by helping nonprofits succeed. Through a powerful mix of advocacy, solutions for nonprofit effectiveness, and insight building tools, GCN provides nonprofits, board members and donors with the tools they need to strengthen organizations that make a difference on important causes throughout Georgia. In 2012, GCN launched Georgia Gives Day, the first-ever statewide fundraising campaign benefitting Georgia's nonprofits. More at

Andrew Horn

SOURCE Georgia Center for Nonprofits