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Russian-speaking Community Awards Presentation

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The Russian Advisory Board of City of West Hollywood provides the setting for recognizing individuals, groups and events that have had a positive impact and bettered the lives of members of the Russian-speaking community in West Hollywood and the Los Angeles region.

These awards are given at the Annual Awards Ceremony to be held in the City of West Hollywood. The ceremony includes live entertainment, hors d'oeuvres and the awards program. State and national elected officials, community leaders and other luminaries attend the ceremony.

The awards are given in the following categories:

Outstanding Community Service Award
This award recognizes an individual or organization that has devoted a significant amount of time, energy and/or resources to making a positive impact on Russian-speaking community. Examples might include (but are not limited to) local non-profit organizations, volunteers, public officials, or any individual or organization who has devoted extraordinary to making a difference in the lives of Russian speaking community members.

Role Model of the Year Award - This award recognizes an individual or group who is a role model to the Russian-speaking community. This role model has demonstrated a high level of achievement, leadership, talent, and is, in short, a hero. Examples might include (but are not limited to) individuals and groups from various disciplines such as sports, education, public service, government, entertainment, and arts and culture.

Outstanding Achievement Award - This award recognizes an individual or company who has had a significant, positive impact on the quality of life in the community. It is for those who have achieved a high level of success, and who have used their success to do great work on behalf of the community. Examples might include (but are not limited to) corporations, small businesses, business owners, managers, executives, and any individuals in business, science, sports, politics, or any other kind of activity.

The Russian Advisory Board of the City of West Hollywood is calling for nominations for the 12th Annual Russian-speaking Community Awards Presentation.  Submit your nomination here. 

Congratulations to our 11th Annual Russian-Speaking Community Awards Recipients: