Community Impact Award

The Legends & Legacies Community Impact Award recognizes individuals who are positively impacting our community through their achievements and contributions in public and community service.  The award recipients will be honored at The Legends and Legacies Gala 2019 on April 6, 2019 at The Meadows Club in Rolling Meadows, IL.

Nomination Criteria:
  • Must be African-American
  • Must demonstrate a positive impact in Schaumburg-Hoffman Estates and the surrounding North and Northwest Suburbs of Chicago.
  • Must be impacting the community in one or more of the following areas:
    • Economic Development
    • Educational Development
    • International Awareness & Involvement
    • Physical & Mental Health
    • Political Awareness & Involvement

If you know of someone who should be recognized for their contribution in our community, please click here to submit your nomination. Nominations will be open from October 1, 2018 through January 31, 2019.


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