*Ravens Honor Outstanding Volunteers Through 2011 Community Quarterback Award Program *
The Baltimore Ravens and the National Football League have teamed up to honor exceptional Maryland volunteers for their devotion to bettering local communities through the annual Community Quarterback Award.
Supported by NFL Charities and the Ravens All Community Team Foundation, the award recognizes individuals who exemplify dedication, leadership and commitment to improving the communities in which they live through volunteerism. Volunteers 13 and over, who provide extraordinary services for nonprofit organizations, are eligible for the 2011 program. Charitable organizations are invited to nominate their remarkable volunteers for recognition or individuals may nominate themselves.
The selected volunteers will be acknowledged on Nov. 20 at the Ravens vs. Bengals game at M&T Bank Stadium. Honorees will be awarded game tickets for themselves and a guest, Ravens apparel and autographed memorabilia, a commemorative plaque and a financial grant benefitting their respective nonprofit organization.
Applications for the 2011 Community Quarterback Award can be completed online at **www.BaltimoreRavens.com/CommunityQB*** *from Sept. 29 – Oct. 28. All nominees will be acknowledged by the Ravens for their commitment to bettering Maryland communities.
The 2010 Community Quarterback Award winners included Colleen McCarrick (Valley Theatre, Inc.), Perry Savoy (Y of Central Maryland) and Paul Schaefer (The P.J. Schaefer Memorial Fund).