Goodwill Power of Work Awards 2016

Nomination Form

The Award:
We believe that employment is the foundation of personal and community stability. Goodwill seeks to recognize a local for-profit company that is exceptional at supporting individuals facing barriers to gaining and maintaining employment.

Judging & Eligibility:
An independent panel of judges comprised of human service and human resource professionals, civic leaders and academic professionals will select this year’s winner. The judges will evaluate the nominees’ efforts to create enhanced opportunities for marginalized and non-traditional
populations to be successful in the workplace. Nominees should be for profit public or privately held companies with 50+ employees.

The Process:
Please respond fully to each portion of every section and submit with supporting documents about the business you are nominating for the Power of Work Award by March 18th, 2016 via email to or mail it to:

2016 Power of Work Award
c/o Klassie Alcine,
Director of Community Engagement
Goodwill of Western Missouri & Eastern KS
1817 Campbell St.
Kansas City, MO 64108
PH. 816-842-3372 x297

About the Nominee (self-nominations accepted)
Nominated by (if other than Nominee)

Please complete the next section only if the information is different from the "Nominee" information. 

Section II: Innovative Access
Section III: Optional Material

You are welcome to submit up to four separate items that are in a suitable format for photocopying in support of your nomination:

  • Endorsement letters from human service groups or referral agencies
  • Awards and citations
  • Recruiting literature
  • Personnel policies
  • Advertisements or public relations materials

Completed nominations and attachments must be received before the deadline of March 18, 2016.

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