WHAT ARE THE NATIONAL CATHOLIC YOUTH MINISTRY AWARDS?
The National Catholic Youth Ministry Awards, sponsored by the National Federation for Catholic Youth Ministry, recognize the significant and outstanding contributions made by women and men to the field of Catholic youth ministry. Awards are given in multiple categories, and are presented biennially at the National Conference on Catholic Youth Ministry.
WHAT IS THE NOMINATION PROCESS?
Nominations must be submitted using the official nomination form below, and two letters of recommendation sent to the NFCYM. All qualified nominations are forwarded to an awards committee for review. The NFCYM Board of Directors has the final approval for all award recipients.
The 2018 award winners are:
Tauno Latvala: Athletics
Diane Flanagan: Catholic Scouting
Mike Hall: Diocesan Leadership
Paul Mach: Diocesan Leadership
Patrick Rinker: Diocesan Leadership
Marcos Martinez: Gospel Values of Justice and Peace
Dr. Timone Davis: Multicultural Gifts
Kathryn Mach: National Leadership
Brigitte Burke: Regional Leadership
Patricia Kane: Regional Leadership
John Smestad, Jr.: Regional Leadership