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REES Awards September 7, 2017 Norwood Hotel

What are the REES AWARDS?

The REES AWARDS recognize individuals and organizations that have demonstrated excellence and achievement in the disability field, and made a significant impact on the disability community.

1.   STAR Employer Award – Large Business (more than 500 employees) Click here to download nomination form

  • Has supported the vision and values of REES
  • Has an understanding of disability issues and accommodation
  • Has successfully hired and/or retained staff with disabilities
  • Has proven itself to be disability friendly

2.   STAR Employer Award – Small/Medium Business (under 500 employees) Click here to download nomination form

  • Has supported the vision and values of REES
  • Has an understanding of disability issues and accommodation
  • Has successfully hired and/or retained staff with disabilities
  • Has proven itself to be disability friendly

3.  STAR Individual Award Click here to download nomination form

  • Has supported the vision and values of REES
  • Has an understanding of disability issues and accommodation
  • Has reached personal success and made a positive impact on the life of a person with a disability and thus has actively promoted positive views of the disability community

4.  Debbie Bean Award is only presented every 5 years to an individual who...

  • Has supported the vision and values of REES
  • Has an understanding of disability issues and accommodation
  • Has made significant contributions to the promotion of disability issues and is recognized as a champion in the community

When will the REES Awards be presented?

The Awards will be presented at The REES Awards - Celebrating the Stars Thursday September 7, 2017 at The Norwood Hotel,
112 Marion Stret.

Who will be considered for the REES Awards?

An individual, organization or business that has demonstrated excellence and achievement, and has made a significant contribution to disability issues, is eligible for nomination for a REES Award. 

How can I nominate an Individual or Organization?

Simply complete and return the attached nomination by cutting and pasting the form into a Word document and emailing it to lhurtig@re-es.org, faxing to 947-2932 or mailing to the address below by the deadline date. 

How are the recipients chosen?

A REES Advisory Council evaluates all nominations and makes final recommendations to the REES Board of Directors. 

Who serves on the REES Awards Advisory Council?

The REES Awards Advisory Council includes members of the REES Public Relations/Revenue Generation Committee, who are also members of the REES Board of Directors.

What is the Deadline for Nominations?

Deadline for Nominations: Friday July 14, 2017. 
All nominations will be acknowledged and award recipients notified by phone. 
Inquiries regarding the REES Awards can be directed to:
Lori Hurtig , Manager of Community Relations,
Reaching E-Quality Employment Services at 832-REES (7337) ext.231
Nomination Forms can also be obtained from: 
1200 Portage Avenue, Suite 305, 3rd floor, Winnipeg, MB, R3G 0T5

click here for nomination form

To become a sponsor or for tickets, call 832-REES (7337), email info@re-es.org