The Peace and Justice Network invites nominations for the Dr. George B. Brooks Award. Nominations for this annual award can be made by a church session, a committee of the Presbytery, or two members of any of the churches in our Presbytery. A cash award will be donated to a non-profit justice and/or peacemaking organization of the recipient’s choice.
Criteria for the Award includes :Dedication to social justice, human rights, and peacemaking demonstrated by specific accomplishments made in Arizona; Identifiable benefits to individuals and community, church, or state by that person’s dedication; and at least one statement affirming the evidence of that commitment from a person or agency impacted by the nominee.
The nominee must be a member of a congregation in the Presbytery of the Grand Canyon or a continuing member of the Presbytery, may not be a current member of the Peace and Justice Network, and must not have been a member of the Peace and Justice Network for at least one year. Individuals nominated previously may be nominated again.
George Brooks Nomination Form_2017