Better Business Bureau seeks Torch Awards applicationsWritten by Kristen Criswell | | firstname.lastname@example.org
The Northwest Ohio and Southeastern Michigan Better Business Bureau (BBB) is accepting nominations for the 9th annual Torch Award for Marketplace Ethics.
Nominations for the Torch Awards are open to for-profit businesses and nonprofit organizations that meet the BBB’s 20 standards of Charitable Accountability. Nominated companies and organizations must have been in businesses at least three years. A Better Business Bureau accreditation is not required to be nominated.
An independent panel of volunteers will select three recipients based on criteria established by the BBB. Awards will be given to a company with one to 10 employees, a business with 11 to 50 employees, a business with more than 50 employees and a nonprofit organization.
The nomination deadline is March 5. The nomination form is available below and online at www.toledo.bbb.org. Each person who nominates one or more companies will automatically be entered to win two tickets to Cedar Point.
Torch Awards will be presented May 13, during a celebration of the 91st anniversary of the local BBB. Better Business Bureau serves Crawford, Defiance, Erie, Fulton, Hancock, Henry, Huron, Lucas, Ottawa, Paulding, Sandusky, Seneca, Williams, Wood, Wyandot, Hillsdale, Lenawee and Monroe counties.