Hearts of Gold Nominations 2023

Seeking Hearts of Gold Nominations
Posted on 09/20/2022
The Arlington Heights Special Events Commission invites you to nominate someone who lives or works in Arlington Heights for the 2023 Hearts of Gold Awards Program!

Nominees should be someone who has positively affected the lives of others in our community and they must live or work in Arlington Heights. You can nominate an individual, a couple, or a group of people. 

Once your nomination is submitted, you will receive confirmation of your submission. Your nomination will be reviewed by the Special Events Commission in November. You will be notified if your nominee is selected as a Heart of Gold winner by mid-December. Winners will be recognized at a banquet ceremony in February, details to be announced.

Nominations received for the 2022 Hearts of Gold Awards will also be considered for 2023. 


Submitting a Nomination:
Complete and submit the form below by 5 p.m., Wednesday, November 2, 2022. When you submit the online form you will receive confirmation of your submission. You may also email or mail your nominations to Avis Meade, Communications & Outreach Coordinator at [email protected], or send it to 33 S. Arlington Heights Road, Arlington Heights, IL  60005. 


Choose Nomination Categories
Please choose one or more categories for the person(s) you are nominating. If you are unsure what category is best for your nominee, choose "Let Commission Decide" and the Special Events Commission will place the nominee in categories that best suit the nomination.

Categories include:
  • Mentor Heart of Gold
  • Best Neighbor Heart of Gold
  • Educator Heart of Gold
  • Young at Heart of Gold
  • Volunteer Heart of Gold
  • Community Spirit Heart of Gold
  • Business Leader Heart of Gold
  • Kenneth M. Bonder Beautification Heart of Gold
  • Pam Stocking Community Service Heart of Gold
Fill out the Online Submission Form