Gala/Spirit Award

2017 Tracey Washington Spirit Award

AZCEND is now accepting nominations for the prestigious Tracey Washington Spirit Award. This award is for an individual who has made significant contributions to the underserved in our community with dignity and respect.

Award nominees should be those who actively dedicate time and energy to those in need in our community, respect for the people needing support and show the commitment to serve people, act as a positive role model in all that they do.  Tracey Washington was an employee of AZCEND who embodied all of our core values of integrity, compassion, hope, excellence, and respect. The nominee must share those core values.

To nominate a candidate for the Tracey Washington Spirit Award please complete the information below by August 18, 2017.

Nominees maybe be asked to supply additional supporting materials. For more information, contact Dara Gibson at AZCEND 480-963-1423 ext 108

The recipient will be honored at the AZCEND’s annual Gala in October of 2017.

For questions, contact Dara Gibson at AZCEND via email at


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Sponsorship opportunities are still available, please contact Dara Gibson at of 480-963-1423 ext. 108

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