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PBS Reno Spotlight Awards & Auction

This year’s Spotlight Awards & Auction will be at 5:30pm on September 16, 2022 at the Silver Legacy Grand Exposition Hall! 

PBS Reno will recognize individuals, organizations, and businesses making a significant impact on the region. PBS Reno will be recognizing the Carano Family as the Extraordinary Philanthropists of the Year!

 

The nomination deadline has been extended to May 20th!
MAKE YOUR NOMINATIONS TODAY!


2022 Spotlight Awards Rules and Eligibility Requirements.

Extraordinary Local Business

Extraordinary Local Business

This award recognizes a business whose dedication and contributions have demonstrated a tremendous impact on their local communities. Eligible businesses must have on-the-ground operations in PBS Reno’s northern Nevada and northeastern California viewing areas. Businesses do not have to be locally owned.
 

Award Category sponsored by

Extraordinary Youth

This award recognizes an individual, under the age of 21, who has distinguished themselves in in northern Nevada through their inspiration, dedication, motivation, or acts of kindness. Eligible nominees must be located in PBS Reno’s northern Nevada and northeastern California viewing areas.
 

Award Category sponsored by

Extraordinary Individual

This award recognizes an individual who has distinguished themselves in northern Nevada through their inspiration, dedication, motivation, or acts of kindness. Eligible nominees must be located in PBS Reno’s northern Nevada and northeastern California viewing areas.
 

Award Category sponsored by
Spotlight on Education | Fund-A-Need 
Spotlight on Education | Fund-A-Need 

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Extraordinary Community Group

Extraordinary Community Group

This award recognizes an organization that has offered outstanding service, guidance, knowledge, emotional or physical support, and/or mentorship to their community. Eligible community groups must have on-the-ground operations in PBS Reno’s northern Nevada and northeastern California viewing area.

Extraordinary Educator

This award recognizes an educator who has distinguished themselves in their community; by going above and beyond the regular duties of an educator to truly make an impact on a school, district, college, or community. Eligible nominees must be located in PBS Reno’s northern Nevada and northeastern California viewing areas.

 

Sponsorship Opportunities

To become a sponsor of a Spotlight Award category and additional sponsorship opportunities, click here!

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Sponsored in part by 

 

 

Gary and Carrie Carano

Bergdahl Associates | Chris & Parky May 

Chris & Parky May

Carson Valley Inn Casino
Tamarack Casino
Bank of America
Snell & Wilmer
Meadows Bank
Renown Health
The Row
Dermody Properties
Dermody Properties
Western Nevada Supply
Savage Son
University of Nevada, Reno
Brownstein
Dynagraphics

Contact: Diane Barrett, Community Partnership Executive
PBS Reno • O: 775-600-0584 • C: 415-385-5657 • dbarrett@pbsreno.org