Creating Opportunity Awards

Creating Opportunity Awards

Step Up Savannah’s “Creating Opportunity” Awards are given annually to community champions who’s work embodies Step Up’s vision:

We believe Savannah is a community where all people have hope and opportunity,
where we challenge injustice, where all community members Step Up to reduce poverty.

Awards will be given in three categories:

Outstanding Business Champion – for a business or organization that has worked creatively to increase opportunity for Savannah/Chatham County residents

Outstanding Advocacy – for any direct service provider in our community who has gone above and beyond in offering assistance and services to residents in need

Outstanding Neighborhood Leader – for a grassroots or neighborhood-based leader who has worked to create positive change in his/her community.

The submission deadline for this application is September 20th.

Applicants can self-nominate. The award winners will be announced at Step Up Savannah’s annual meeting.

Click here to download the application.

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If you have supporting documents (photos, articles, program announcements, etc.), please email them to with the name of the nominee in the subject line.