Nominate someone for the TriCity Family Services’ Award

By on September 26, 2011

GENEVA—Is there someone that you know who deserves to be recognized for their dedication to the community? Consider nominating them for TriCity Family Services’ 27th annual William D. Barth Award. Established in 1985, the Barth Award recognizes one individual who has made a significant and positive impact through community service in the central Kane County area.

There are just a few weeks left to turn in a nomination, as all nominations must be submitted in writing by Friday, Sept. 30. A William D. Barth Award Nomination Form is available, but not required, if equivalent information is submitted. A nomination form and a list of prior awardees is available on the TriCity Family Services website,

The award will be presented at the annual Barth Award Dinner on Thursday, Oct. 20, at the Riverside Reception and Conference Center in Geneva.

Nominees must be individuals whose investment in the community, and concern for those living here, is shown by an ongoing involvement in community life. The award recipient will exemplify the legacy of William D. Barth, a founder of TriCity Family Services and a dedicated community leader.

Send nominations to Miranda Barfuss, TriCity Family Services, 1120 Randall Ct., Geneva, IL 60134. Via fax, send to (630) 232-1471 and via e-mail, send to For more information, call (630) 232-1070.