TAVARES – The deadline for the public to nominate outstanding Lake County women to be considered for induction into the Lake County Women’s Hall of Fame is Friday, Aug. 15.
Nominees must have made significant contributions to the improvement of life for citizens of Lake County in the field of art, agriculture, athletics, business, community service, environment, government, healthcare, humanities, philanthropy and /or science and education. To be eligible, applicants must have been born in or have adopted Lake County as their home for at least 10 years. Nominees may be living or deceased.
Inductees will be honored at the Lake County Board of County Commissioners’ State of the County event on Tuesday, Dec. 2.
Nomination forms are available online at www.lakecountyfl.gov/whof or at the Board of County Commissioners office, room 316 of the Lake County Administration Building, 315 W. Main St., Tavares. Completed forms will be submitted to the Women’s Hall of Fame Committee for review.
Applications should be mailed to:
Lake County Women’s Hall of Fame
Board of County Commissioners Office
P.O. Box 7800
Tavares, FL 32778-7800
For more information, contact Wendy Taylor, executive office manager, at 352-343-9849 or email@example.com.