Outstanding Woman in Non-Profit Leadership Award Nomination Form

Sponsored by TD Bank, this award recognizes a woman who has distinguished herself in her non-profit organization, her profession, and her community. The recipient epitomizes the spirit of the WomanUP initiative by utilizing her abilities to develop or improve a program or service that significantly advances women in the non-profit workplace.

The candidate should work for a nonprofit that is an Asheville Chamber member based in, founded in or with a significant presence in Buncombe County.

Winner is chosen by the WomanUP volunteer committee, comprised of representatives from small business to large corporations, based on the merit of the application and quality of supporting documentation. Winner will be honored at the WomanUP Celebration on November.

If needed, additional supporting materials may be e-mailed to editor@ashevillechamber.org.


For example, over time she has excelled by obtaining successively more responsible positions throughout her career, or she has demonstrated exceptional job performance by creating significant benefit to her organization beyond what is normally expected.

The candidate will have demonstrated a willingness to serve and assist other women in their personal and professional development, and will have contributed to the success of others.