Friday, September 24th, 2021

Pathfinder seeks annual LaMont nominations

Posted: Friday, August 6, 2021

Pathfinder Services, Inc. is searching for an individual or organization in the community to be honored for making an extra effort to assist persons with developmental disabilities. Nominations for the 36th Annual Herbert D. LaMont Award must be made by Tuesday, August 31, 2021.

The award is given in memory of Herbert D. LaMont, who was a major force in the development of services for persons with disabilities in Huntington County. LaMont was also an early supporter of Pathfinder Services, Inc.

Criteria used to select recipients: The nominee has made significant contributions toward creating opportunities for persons with disabilities to reach their maximum potential through communicating, working and living as an integrated part of the Huntington County community. The nominee seeks by example to communicate and educate the Huntington County community about the capabilities of persons with disabilities to become part of the mainstream of the community. There must be concrete examples of the nominee’s activities to document the impact made. The candidate must be active in the Huntington County community. No current staff member of Pathfinder Services, Inc. is eligible for the award.

Letters of nomination must be submitted by Tuesday, August 31, 2021 to the LaMont Award Committee in care of Sheryl Cline, Executive Assistant to the President at Pathfinder Services, Inc., 2824 Theater Avenue, Huntington, IN, 46750 or by email to scline@pathfinderservices.org.

The recipient will be announced at the Pathfinder Services Annual Celebration on Thursday September 30, 2021, at the PAL Club.