Nomination Form for the Judith Chapman Memorial Women's Leadership Award


The Judith Chapman Memorial Women's Leadership Award honors those who serve as role models in our community.

Recipients of this high honor:

•    Demonstrate significant and sustained volunteer leadership in the Jewish communities of San Francisco, the Peninsula, Marin and/or Sonoma Counties; 
•    Demonstrate volunteer leadership in the community at large; 
•    Place a high value on their Jewish identity by modeling the importance of tzedakah in their lives; 
•    Have a significant connection with the Federation; 
•    Mentor, motivate, and encourage others to follow in their footsteps.

Many Jewish communal professionals also generously volunteer in the Jewish community. Please distinguish between professional responsibilities and volunteer roles.

A $2,500 grant will be given to the award winner for a nonprofit of her choice.

Nominations close April 5, 2019.

Nomination Instructions

Please fill out this form completely so the committee has a complete picture of the nominee. You are encouraged to seek feedback and include testimonials from friends of the nominee or professionals who have worked with the nominee so that the information you provide is as detailed as possible. You may re-nominate previous nominees who have not received the award.

Please prepare your nomination in a word processing program such as Microsoft Word before completing the online form below to ensure that your work is not lost due to unforeseen circumstances. To do this:

  1. Prepare answers in a separate document, saving the document periodically as you work.
  2. Copy and paste your answers into the appropriate fields on the nomination form below.
  3. Click submit when you are done. You will be directed to a confirmation page. If your form is not accepted, please check for errors in the form, highlighted by red text below.

*Nominations are confidential. Please do not disclose your nomination to the nominee.

For questions, please email

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