The Atlanta Falcons are now accepting nominations for the 2011 Community Quarterback Award. The Community Quarterback Award honors volunteers in Georgia (ages 13 and over) who exemplify leadership and dedication to bettering their communities. The Atlanta Falcons recognize that many organizations rely on quality volunteers to create and facilitate programs that benefit many lives throughout the state of Georgia and this award is designed to recognize and reward these individuals.
Individuals may nominate themselves or others for the 2011 Community Quarterback Award by visiting www.atlantafalcons.com/communityquarterback.
The nomination period ends October 14th. All nominations will be reviewed by the 2011 Community Quarterback Award Selection Committee and winners will be announced the week of October 31. Four winners will be selected and each will receive tickets to the Sunday, November 13 game against the New Orleans Saints at 1 p.m. as well as recognition on-field during pre-game activities. A $2,000 grant from NFL Charities will also be awarded to the organization served.