Nominations sought for business award

Nominations will be accepted through Feb. 28 for an annual award honoring Mesa County businesses for their philanthropic contributions. Nominations also will be accepted for a separate award honoring board members of nonprofit organizations in the county.

The Human Services Council of Mesa County will present the awards during its White Ribbon Breakfast set for 7:30 a.m. March 18 at Two Rivers Convention Center, 159 Main St. in Grand Junction. Vance Wagner, regional president of ANB Bank, will deliver the keynote address at the breakfast.

The business award will be presented to a company that has demonstrated commitment to philanthropy through financial support and a culture that motivates employees to assume leadership roles in community service.

The leadership award honors a current or past board or advisory council member of a nonprofit groups who’s demonstrated extraordinary accomplishments. The award includes a $1,000 contribution to the nonprofit group that nominated the winner.

For more information or nomination forms, call Karen Galloway at 257-1831.