The Empire Friends Roundtable of the New York Library Association is inviting nominations for the Daniel W. Casey Library Advocacy Award. This award, sponsored by the Empire Friends since 1993, honors a volunteer member or a group of the library community whose efforts have contributed to the growth of libraries or Friends of the Library organizations. Please consider nominating an individual or group from your community who deserves special recognition.
The nomination form is available online at http://nyla.org/Friends. Choose Awards & Scholarships. The deadline for submission of nominations for this prestigious award is July 1, 2014.
Please list all relevant information (nominee and sponsor contact information including mailing addresses, telephone numbers, and e-mail addresses). Describe the contribution of the group or individual nominee to library service in detail, i.e., years of service, positions held, accomplishments, successful fund-raisers, etc.
Applications can be submitted electronically to Betsy Sywetz at firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications can also be mailed to her at Betsy Sywetz, P.O. Box 957, Richfield Springs, NY 13439. Mail applications should include three copies of the nomination form and relevant supporting materials. These materials will not be returned. For further information, please call (315) 858-4321.