Nominations open for Champions of Health

Posted on: 5/10/17


Since 2004 the Champions of Health program has honored more than 150 organizations that are working to improve the health statistics in Oklahoma. Individuals, groups and organizations that are working to positively change the health status of Oklahomans, through unique and innovative programs, are encouraged to apply for the 2017 Champions of Health awards. Nominations will be accepted through May 26 either online or by mail. All winners will be recognized at the Champions of Health gala on Thursday, Sept. 28, at the Cox Business Center in Tulsa.

There is no cost to submit a nomination and award categories include:

Champion of Children’s Health
Champion of Senior Health
Champion of the Uninsured
Community Health Champion
Corporate Health Champion

Nonprofit winners will receive a $5,000 contribution toward their organization or program. Winners from each category will be considered for the highest honor, the Dr. Rodney L. Huey Memorial Champion of Oklahoma Health, which includes a $15,000 contribution to the organization or program. Additional details on the categories and requirements can be found by visiting championsofhealth.org.

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