Awards will honor people with disabilities

Nominations are being accepted

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The Clark County Developmental Disabilities Advisory Board, in partnership with the Greater Vancouver Chamber of Commerce and New Seasons Market, is accepting nominations until 5 p.m. Friday, Sept. 6, for the National Disability Employment Awareness Community Awards.

The Clark County Community Awards honor the role people with developmental disabilities play in achieving a dynamic, productive workforce and recognize the leadership of the business community.

Categories include private employer, public employer, employee with a developmental/intellectual disability and the Dennis Campbell Outstanding Service Award, which will recognize someone for outstanding service to improving the lives of individuals with developmental/intellectual disabilities.

Nomination forms are available at www.clark.wa.gov/dev-disabilities/index.html.

Award recipients will be honored during an event on Oct. 9.