Celebration of Leadership First Time Televised


Throughout its 25 years, LE’s Celebration of Leadership has recognized over 2500 nominations and presented 700 awards to people, projects and organizations honoring the community’s inspiring examples of servant leadership. COL is unique for its scope, diversity and its ability to inspire others to become engaged in the region. In response to the Covid-19 challenge, Leadership Everyone is partnering with WNIN to bring our event to the community safely. Please join us as LE celebrates 177 nominations and presents 43 awards during our televised event.


LE staff, alumni, volunteers and board, City officials, regional community leaders, and the public are invited to take part in celebrating the 177 nominees to be televised on WNIN.

Fifth Third Bank is once again serving as the event’s title sponsor.

See attached list for 2020’s COL record number of nominees.

WHEN: Tuesday, June 30, 2020 at 7:00pm

WHERE: WNIN and Leadership Everyone’s Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/leadershipeveryone/

About Celebration of Leadership Awards

In its 25th year, the Celebration of Leadership Award Ceremony is a diverse and inclusive annual event whereby Leadership Everyone publicly seeks out and honors individuals, projects or organizations who make significant, collaborative contributions that improve and transform our community. COL recognizes examples of outstanding community and public service in the following categories: Arts; Community & Neighborhood; Education; Government & Public Service, and Environment; and Health & Social Service.

About Leadership Everyone

Leadership Everyone (LE) was founded in 1976, by a group of future- thinking local leaders, whose commitment to community-wide betterment remains strong, today. LE brings together people with different talents, gifts and perspectives and transforms these individuals into leaders who embrace the concept of community trusteeship and the collaborative process. Twitter: @LeadershipEVV, Facebook: @leadershipeveryone, Instagram: @LeadershipEVV, Hashtags: #COL2020, #LeadershipEveryone