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Human Relations Commission Now Accepting Award Nominations

Released on Thursday, October 15, 2020
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  • Amy Resseguie, Sr. Communications Specialist, 970-416-2738,

The City of Fort Collins Human Relations Commission (HRC) is now accepting nominations for the 2020 Human Relations Awards.

Every year the Human Relations Award recognizes those in the community who promote unity and respect for diversity in Fort Collins. Recipients are people who have positively impacted community members who have been historically marginalized or underserved. Nominations are accepted in five different categories:

  • Public Service Personnel
  • Senior Award (60 years and older)
  • Adult Award (19-59 years of age)
  • Youth Award (18 years younger)
  • Organization Award (Non-profit and For-profit)

The award process considers the length of service and commitment to the community. Anyone who has not previously won the award is eligible for consideration. There are no Fort Collins residency requirements.

Nominations for the awards are now open at or by calling 970-416-4254. Nominations will be accepted through Oct. 31, 2020.

The 2020 awards ceremony will be held virtually from 4:30-5:30 p.m. Dec. 9. The Zoom link will be published prior to the event , at