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Chippewa Valley Vanguard Awards

Now accepting nominations for 2023!
Nominations for 2023 will start being reviewed in the Fall of 2022.

Nomination Form »

Recognizing high-level community achievers who are making a significant local impact in one of a broad spectrum of areas including the arts, entrepreneurship, social action, government, education, philanthropy, health, business and more.

More about the Vanguard Awards »


Dr. Abel Zurob

Dr. Adel Zurob

Pulmonologist at Mayo Clinic Health System in Eau Claire

Dr. Selika Ducksworth-Lawton

Dr. Selika Ducksworth-Lawton

UW-Eau Claire, President of Uniting Bridges

Michael McHorney

Michael McHorney

Executive Director, Children’s Museum of Eau Claire

Nominations from the public yielded an impressive slate of candidates for this year’s awards.

Those honored here are just a few of the many individuals blazing a trail in the Valley as it grows into a vibrant, innovative, and healthy place to live.