Shining Stars!

We want to recognize the Stars in our community that stand out above and beyond the rest! The winners for each category will be recognized at our 2019 Annual Community Awards Gala.

Deadline for nominations: October 31st

Shining Star Nomination Categories

All awards recognize excellence in the category within the North Kitsap/Greater Poulsbo community.

Person of the Month: Recognizes an individual’s outstanding contribution to promoting a healthy community.

Volunteer of the Month (Pearce Dressel Award): Recognizes an individual who has devoted an exceptional amount of unpaid time and effort for the benefit of the community, a non-profit organization, and/or for the individuals they serve.

Young Leader of the Month: Awarded to any individual, age 18-39, who exemplifies a commitment to the health and future of our community in his or her efforts in business and/or volunteer work.

Organization of the Month: Recognizes the non-profit or charitable organization that has made a significant, positive impact on our community.

Business of the Month: Awarded to the business that has shown excellence in growth, as an employer, and as a corporate citizen.

Emerging Business of the Month: Awarded to a business that is no more than five years old—or has been reinvented within that same time—that has quickly proven itself to be an asset to our community.

*Nominees do not have to be Chamber Members