The Algoma Area Chamber of Commerce is seeking nominations from the public for the 2021 Beacon Awards, which honor individuals and businesses that are a source of light or inspiration.
The Tower Business Award honors a business that shows leadership in the business community and also makes an impact on the local community; the Lighthouse Award goes to a volunteer or community member who has made a significant contribution to the Algoma area; the Lantern Education Award recognizes an educator or school employee who goes above and beyond to assist students, peers or the education community; the Rising Star Award lauds a new company or staff member of note who has had a positive effect on the local business community; and the Rose Improvement Recognition honors a business for its notable improvements.
Nominations are open until June 1, and recipients will be announced by the end of June. The awards will be presented Aug. 5, 6 pm, prior to the Algoma Concerts in the Park at Heritage Park. Make nominations at visitalgomawi.com/beacon.