Spirit of Gemma Award Nominations Sought

The Spirit of Gemma Award , offered by Gemma's Angels, of Hershey, recognizes those who significantly contribute to Gemma’s Angel’s mission in caring for the poor, the working poor and the homeless. Gemma's Angels further mission is to encourage at-risk children and families to make positive changes to their eating habits by consuming more fresh fruit vegetables. 

Nominees can be individuals, groups or organizations or a business. Priority is given to those who reside or are located in Dauphin or Lebanon Counties but consideration is given to any nominee. 

2016 AWARD NOMINATIONS

Nominations are currently being sought for the 2016 award and are due by April 1, 2016. Those submitting nominations should provide a description of the work provided (in 500 words or less) by the nominee along with their name, phone number and email. Nominations should be sent by electronic mail to info@gemmasangels.org

SPIRIT OF GEMMA AWARDS BREAKFAST FUNDRAISER

The 3rd Annual Spirit of Gemma Awards Breakfast fundraiser will be held in the lower level Community Room at the Hershey-Derry Township Historical Society's Library & Museum at 40 Northeast Drive, Hershey, PA on Saturday, April 16 at 10:00 a.m. For directions to the venue, which is located adjacent to the Hershey shopping outlets, click the Google map below.

PURCHASE TICKETS & SPONSORSHIPS

Tickets are $15 per person for adults, $6 for children ages under 12 and free for children under age 6. A breakfast buffet of scrambled eggs, home fries, sausage links, bacon, baked oatmeal, orange juice, coffee/tea and muffins will be served.

Sponsorships are as follows:

Bronze Sponsorship - $75 includes three (3) breakfast tickets, recognition in the program and website 

Silver Sponsorship - $125 includes five (5) breakfast tickets, recognition in the program and website 

Gold Sponsorship - $200 includes ten (10) breakfast tickets, recognition in the program and website and a special certificate of recognition 

Platinum Sponsorship - $500 includes twenty (20) breakfast tickets, recognition in the program and website and a special certificate of recognition

Ticket sales will begin on March 1, 2016.

For additional information about this event, please contact Gemma's Angels President Mike Macchioni at (717) 220-1061.