Preparing for their annual community awards dinner on April 28, the Greater Newark Chamber of Commerce is seeking nominations for four award categories.

Preparing for their annual community awards dinner on April 28, the Greater Newark Chamber of Commerce is seeking nominations for four award categories.

The public is invited to submit nominations for the Ron Colacino Community Spirit Award, Alex Eligh Service Award, Outstanding Youth Award, and Business of the Year.

The Ron Colacino Community Spirit Award is given to an organization that has made a significant contribution to Newark’s Quality of Life.

The Alex Eligh Service Award is given to an individual who has made a significant contribution to the community during the past year and who is dedicated to family, community and business and who participates in Newark’s community activities.

The Outstanding Youth Award is given to a college or high school student who has given unselfishly of his or her time in religious and or community areas making an improvement in Newark’s Quality of Life.

Chamber Business of the Year Award- Must be a chamber member in good standing.

The deadline for submissions is Monday, April 11, 2011. E-mail your nominations to newarkchamber@rochester.rr.com or send to 199 VanBuren Street, Newark.

If you have questions, call the Chamber at 331-2705.