2017 Marcia Finisdore Award for Advocacy

Nomination Deadline Extended to December 31, 2017

The Marcia Finisdore Award for Advocacy was established by HLAA-PA in 2004 to honor our first state director. Marcia has been a tireless advocate for people with hearing loss throughout her life. This award is presented to an individual in recognition of excellence in improving communication access for hard of hearing people.

The criteria for selection are:

  • A positive vision for the hard of hearing community and a continuing commitment to leadership
  • A demonstrated record of advocacy work for the rights and needs of hard of hearing people in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

Nominations should include a written statement about the nominee and why this individual deserves the award.  Please include contact information for yourself, as well as for the nominee.

Nominations should be sent to:

Diana Bender  -  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.   or 126 Cedarcroft Road, Kennett Square, PA, 19348