Fairfield Cultural Alliance seeks nominees for award

Nominations are now open for the Fairfield Cultural Alliance 2017 Cultural Contribution Award.

The purpose of the annual award is to recognize groups or individuals for helping to enhance the quality of life in Fairfield by creating, directing, or promoting artistic and/or cultural activities, works of art, or events in Fairfield for that calendar year.

The Fairfield Cultural Alliance board wants to hear from Fairfielders: ?Our town is full of people who are compelled to create art, music, entertainment, and cultural education. We want to know who you think this year?s worthy award winners should be. So please send us your picks!?

Nominations should include the name of the individual or organization, plus a few sentences about why you think they are deserving of the recognition. Also include contact information for the nominee and your name and contact information.

Nominations can be made by email to, or in writing via post to Fairfield Cultural Alliance c/o Denyce Rusch, 2597 New Glasgow Road, Fairfield 52556.

Nominations are due by Wednesday.

The Fairfield Cultural Alliance?s Cultural Contribution Award will be presented at it annual Networking Gala at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 14 at ICON Gallery on the square in Fairfield?s Cultural District.