HURON — The SHE Awards committee is now accepting nomination forms for the upcoming event.
The SHE Awards honors extraordinary women living in and within a 40-mile radius of the Huron community.
The awards recipients are recognized for their contribution in the areas of community service, humanitarianism, leadership, and diversity.
Nomination categories include Community Service & Humanitarian Award, Tomorrow’s Leader and Refugee & Immigrant Woman of Excellence.
New this year is a category for businesses. The Empowering SHE award will be given to a business that actively supports females within the workplace. The business must show support by encouraging the progression of women through mentoring, training, networking and personal development.
SHE Awards, which is an annual event, will take place on Oct. 14 at the Nordby Exhibit Hall at the S.D. State Fairgrounds. If you know of a deserving woman or business, fill out a nomination form today! Forms can be found at www.sdwomensexpo.com/she-awards and are due by Friday, Sept. 1.