The Philadelphia Eagles and Teva Pharmaceuticals are currently accepting nomination forms for the 2014 Eagles Community Quarterback Awards. This program honors individuals who exemplify leadership, dedication and a commitment to improving the communities in which they live through volunteerism.
The Eagles and Teva will award $100,000 in grants to the nonprofit organizations served by the 10 Community Quarterback finalists. The overall winner will receive $50,000 for their nonprofit organization while the two runners-up receive $11,000 for their nonprofit. Additionally, the seven finalists will receive $4,000 for their nonprofit organization. The award presentation will take place at the NovaCare Complex in South Philadelphia on Wednesday, March 19.
Residents within 75 miles of Philadelphia, ages 18 and over, who provide volunteer services for nonprofit (501(c)(3) or 509) organizations are eligible for nomination. Nominees may only serve in a volunteer capacity and may not receive any compensation - monetary or otherwise - for their efforts.
The deadline for submissions is Friday, Feb. 14.