Light a Fire 2013



Seattle Met magazine invites you to participate in the second annual Light a Fire Awards! We are currently accepting nominations for individuals and nonprofit organizations to be celebrated in the pages of the November 2013 issue of Seattle Met and at a very special awards event on October 22nd. The deadline for nominations is July 12.

These awards honor outstanding individuals and nonprofit organizations based in the Seattle metropolitan area that are working to make the city—and beyond—more prosperous, rewarding, and healthful for all our citizens. And it’s time for you to tell us who is raising the bar for everyone.

INDIVIDUAL AWARDS

Click on the award name to submit your candidate.
(Please nominate in as many categories as you like, but it is not necessary to nominate an individual multiple times in a single award category to place them in consideration.)

Extraordinary Pro Bono Contribution
Awarded to an individual (or company) whose contribution of services, supplies, or time has had a major impact in the nonprofit community.

Lifetime Achievement
Awarded to an individual who has showed a tireless commitment to the nonprofit community over a lifetime of service.

Extraordinary Volunteer

Emerging Leader
Awarded to a staff or board member under the age of 40 with demonstrated promising ability to further the nonprofit’s mission or improve its impact.

Next Generation Philanthropist
Awarded to a volunteer age 18 or under whose commitment and efforts have made invaluable contributions to a nonprofit in the community.

Extraordinary Board Member

Extraordinary Executive Director

ORGANIZATIONAL AWARDS

Click on the award name to submit your candidate.
(Please nominate in as many categories as you like, but it is not necessary to nominate an organization multiple times in a single award category to place them in consideration.)

Best New Nonprofit
Awarded to an organization that is under three years old.

Honoring Our Elders
Awarded to an organization that serves and celebrates the oldest and wisest people in our community.

Inspiring Our Next Generation
Awarded to an organization doing big things for children.

Keeping Us Healthy
Awarded to an organization that helps us take care of ourselves.

Most with the Least
Awarded to an organization doing big things with minimal resources and fewer than five paid staff members.

Purely for the Love
Awarded to an organization operating without a paid staff.

Nurturing Creativity
Awarded to an organization working to build, enhance, and sustain art and culture.