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Harvard Ash Center Bright IdeasJI recognized as 2017 Harvard Ash Center Bright Ideas in Government.
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May 10, 2017
Maura E. Chavez named the 10th annual Raising the Bar Award winner.
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March 22, 2017
JI Awarded $10,000 from Unite Charlotte Grant to Aid in Rebuilding Community Trust.
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March 17, 2017
Applications for Court Camp are now being accepted.
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Raising the Bar - Nomination Form
Raising the Bar Award
Each year, this award is presented to honor an employee who has made a significant and notable contribution to the advancement of the Mecklenburg County court system. The type of contribution made can vary. It may be related to performance, leadership, innovation, advocacy, public education or some other meritorious area related to the public good. The board of directors will determine the relevancy, level of importance and degree to which each contribution has made a difference. The winner will receive a check for $1000.00, a plaque in recognition of their accomplishment and the permanent listing of their name in the registry of past winners.
Please complete and submit the nomination form below by April 1st. The nominations will be reviewed by April 15th and the winner will be announced at the "Evening at the Courthouse" event held at the Mecklenburg County Courthouse.
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