Nominations of "unsung heroes" for Arlington Heights Hearts of Gold awards are due by 5 p.m. Monday, Nov. 26.
Award categories include: Mentor, Beautification/Environmental, Best Neighbor, Educator, Young at Heart, Young Champion, Volunteer, Community Spirit, Pam Stocking Heart of Gold, Business Leadership, and Heroic. The awards are a chance to recognize those who make Arlington Heights a better place because of the help they offer others, what they do as a neighbor, their work as a teacher, their work on a community project or beautification project, or what a local business does to support the community or a specific group of people.
To receive a nomination form, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (847) 368-5104 or go to vah.com.
The Hearts of Gold program is sponsored by the village's Special Events Commission. Awards will be presented Saturday, Feb. 9, at European Crystal, 519 W. Algonquin Road.