Nanticoke seeking nominees for Tributes Awards

BRIDGEVILLE – Nanticoke Health Services Foundation is seeking nominations for its 10th annual Tributes for Healthcare Leadership Recognition Dinner, scheduled for November 12 at Heritage Shores Club in Bridgeville.

Awards will be presented in three categories: Founders Award; Leadership in Philanthropy Award; Physicians Hall of Fame Award.

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The Founders Award will be presented to an individual who has made significant contributions in furthering the mission of Nanticoke Health Services to improve the health status of our community. This award will recognize a person who has contributed their time and talent to Nanticoke Health Services and the community in a leadership role. Nominees will demonstrate a concern for the well-being of the citizens of our community and have had an impact in the provision of healthcare services to the community. Current employees of Nanticoke Health Services and active Medical Staff are not eligible.

The Leadership in Philanthropy Award is presented to an individual or a group who has supported and has made Nanticoke Health Services and the community’s health a philanthropic priority in their lives. Through example and advocacy, nominees will have inspired others to participate in philanthropic activities of Nanticoke Health Services.

The Physician Hall of Fame will recognize a physician or physicians who have served Nanticoke Memorial Hospital and the community with distinction and selflessness. Nominees for this aware must be  physicians who have retired from Nanticoke Memorial Hospital’s medical staff or have served at least ten years on the medical staff. Nominees should demonstrate professionalism, service to the community, and leadership at Nanticoke Memorial Hospital.

Nomination in each category can be made by calling 536-5391, by writing to

Nanticoke Health Services Foundation, 121 S. Front Street, Seaford, DE 19973 or by sending an email to

The name of each nominee should be accompanied by a few words about his/her qualifications or a personal anecdote.

The deadline for submission of nominees is Aug. 10.

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