Nominations Being Accepted for 2020 ATHENA Award
2020 ATHENA® Award
Nominations are now being accepted for the 15th Anniversary ATHENA® Award for Greater Olney-Sandy Spring. Presented in memory of Brooke Grove Foundation (BGF) Founder Eleanor Howe Marston, RN, the program was adopted by BGF and the Olney Chamber of Commerce to recognize and honor women for their community service and professional and personal leadership.
Particular consideration is given to nominees who have demonstrated a "dedication of self and generosity of spirit" toward the greater Olney-Sandy Spring community. The 2020 ATHENA Awards will be presented at an afternoon tea on Thursday, May 7, at Brooke Grove Retirement Village. Click to view the Call for Nominations flyer.
Nominations must be received by March 6. The form, which includes award criteria, can be found HERE. Completed nominations can be submitted via mail to the Olney Chamber (P.O. Box 550, Olney, MD 20830) or electronically via this Survey Monkey LINK.
Businesses and individuals can join the celebration by becoming an event sponsor or by purchasing an advertisement in the commemorative program distributed at the May 7 afternoon tea.
Commemorate or honor a loved one by including their name in the program. Tributes are available at a modest $20 per name celebrated.
Sponsorship & Advertising form.