April 29, 2011
I am very pleased to annouce that you have been nominated for a National Jefferson Award. The Jefferson Awards is a 501c3 non profit founded in 1972 by Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, Robert Taft, Jr. and Sam Beard to serve as a "Nobel Prize" for community and public service. Please view our website at www.jeffersonawards.org for more information about our history.
There will be ten Jefferson Award youth winners reported in our Report to the U.S. Senate and White House this June. Two will speak as part of the annual National Jefferson Awards Ceremony in Washington, DC in the U.S. Senate on June 21 and two will be honored and speak at the National Jefferson Awards Ceremony in New York City on June 22.