Written by Gregg Brekke
In keeping with the spirit of former national agencies of the United Church of Christ, the Board of Directors of Justice and Witness Ministries has approved a recommendation to nominate candidates to honor with JWM General Synod Awards for exemplary work in the area of justice.
Award honorees will be recognized at JWM's General Synod dinner July 1 in Tampa, Fla.
Nominations are currently being accepted for prophetic justice workers, local churches and youth/young-adult and grass-roots organizations that deserve to be honored for effective justice work.
To make a nomination electronically, please visit <ucc.org/justice/justice-award-nomination>.
Nominations may also be sent via standard mail to: Ann Hanson, c/o JWM General Synod Awards, 700 Prospect Ave., United Church of Christ, Cleveland, OH 44115; or faxed to 216-736-3703.
For further details, please call 216-736-3718.