The City of Longview Partners in Prevention’s Unity and Diversity Committee is accepting nominations for the annual Unity Honors awards. The Unity Honors is a lifetime achievement award that recognizes residents who have demonstrated leadership in promoting unity, mutual understanding, and social justice.
Nomination forms are available online or at these locations — Longview Public Library, 222 W. Cotton St.; or Partners in Prevention, fourth floor of the Glover-Crim Building, 140 E. Tyler St. Completed nomination forms can be also be emailed to Taylor Thornton. The deadline to submit nominations is Nov. 6.
The Unity and Diversity Committee will honor the nominees at the 17th Annual Unity Honors Luncheon. The luncheon will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Feb. 17 at the Maude Cobb Convention Center, 100 Grand Blvd.
The mission of the Unity and Diversity Committee is to overcome barriers to the full inclusion of all community members by: Protecting Human Rights, Challenging Discrimination, and Celebrating Diversity. Monthly meetings are held at noon, the first Monday of each month.
Please call Partners in Prevention at 903-237-1019 for more information about monthly meetings.