The City of New Bedford’s Homeless Service Provider Network (HSPN) announces that the nomination period for the annual Sister Rose Homeless Community Leadership Award, established in honor of the late Sister Rose Ellen Gallogly, affectionately known as “Sister Rose,” is now open.
Nominees must be a current or previously involved member of the HSPN) either as an individual or by virtue of the organization/agency’s membership where the individual is employed. It is a prestigious award given to one who has made a significant impact within the community over a long period of time with respect to homelessness.
The nomination form, including award information, past recipients and qualifications, are available here: SISTER ROSE NOMINATION FACT SHEET AND NOMINATION FORM.2023.
Deadline for 2023 nominations is Thursday, December 14, 2023.
Questions and completed nominations should be sent to: Jennifer.Clarke@newbedford-ma.gov.