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Nancy Glenn Community Servant Award

Nancy Glenn The Nancy Glenn Community Servant Award is presented each year to an outstanding individual (or couple) who has given of his or her time and talents in making Matthews a better community through community service. The award is given in memory of Nancy Glenn who passed away in December 2006. Nancy was a hardworking dedicated individual who was known for her love of the Matthews community. She had served on the Matthews Human Services Council and worked with many other civic groups. She owned the Matthews News and Record for a number of years and had worked as Executive Director of the Matthews Chamber of Commerce. The first Nancy Glenn Community Servant Award was presented to her family in 2007-2008.


2016-2017 Nancy Glenn Award

This year's Nancy Glenn Community Servant Award is presented to Bill Helms.

Nancy Glenn Award Recipient 2016-17 Bill Helms

Bill Helms
Nancy Glenn Community Servant Award Recipient

Bill is always serving the community through his neighborhood involvement and as the President of his HOA, loves walking in his neighborhood and saying hi to everyone, and with his involvement as the Marketing Director and leasing manager for the Matthews Historical Foundation and the Historic Reid House. He has been the President of the Matthews Human Services Council for 2 years and served as the VP prior to becoming president.

His many accomplishments: Charlotte Chamber Member, Charlotte Direct Marketing Club Member, AD Council Charlotte Member, Charlotte Business Guild (Founding Member), Carolina Celebration- Non Profit- Past Vice President (Annual Fundraiser for those living with HIV and AIDS), Charlotte Regional History Consortium- Past President, Current Ex-Officio/Advisor, Preservation North Carolina Member, North Carolina Museum Council Member, Prime Timers Charlotte (Retired Businessmen Professionals Social Club) Member, Matthews History Museum Advisory Committee, Matthews Human Services Council- Past Vice President! Current President, Matthews Chamber Member, Matthews Historical Foundation- Vice President- Marketing/Publicity/Events/Community History Meetings, Appointed to Historic Rosedale Advisory Council- Marketing & Communications, Appointed to Charlotte History Roundtable, Matthews/Charlotte Community Activist.

Nomination Information

Nominees will be evaluated using the following criteria:

Eligibility: resident of Matthews or surrounding area

Mail completed form to:
Matthews Human Services Council
P.O. Box 2953
Matthews, NC 28106

OR

Email completed form to info@matthewshsc.org

Nomination Form

More information regarding nominating criteria and submission details may be obtained here. Print nomination form.


Recipients of the Nancy Glenn Community
Servant Award


Please click on photo to view details about the community service contributions made by each Nancy Glenn Award Recipient.

Nancy Glenn Award recipient Iris DeVore

Iris DeVore
2015-2016 Recipient

Nancy Glenn Award recipient Mr. Jack Jarrell

Mr. Jack Jarrell
2013-2014 Recipient

Nancy Glenn Award recipient Miss Margaret Phillips

Miss Margaret Phillips
2011-2012 Recipient

Nancy Glenn Award recipient  Joy McGuire

Joy McGuire
2009-2010 Recipient

Nancy Glenn

The Family of Nancy Glenn
2007-2008 Recipient

Nancy Glenn Award recipient Gail Rothschild

Gail Rothschild
2014-2015 Recipient

Nancy Glenn Award recipient Brenda Messera

Brenda Messera
2012-2013 Recipient

Nancy Glenn Award recipient Paula Lester

Paula Lester
2010-2011 Recipient

Nancy Glenn Award recipient Aana Lisa Whatley

Aana Lisa Whatley
2008-2009 Recipient







Recipients

Iris DeVore, Nancy Glenn Award Recipient 2015-16

Iris DeVore, Nancy Glenn Award Recipient 2015-16

MHSC meeting

Mr. Jack Jarrell at a MHSC meeting

Nancy Glenn Award presentation 2013

Brenda Messera receives the Nancy Glenn Award, 2013

Nancy Glenn Award presentation 2012

Miss Margaret Phillips receives Nancy Glenn Award, 2012. Shown with her sister Mary Louise Phillips and friend Iris DeVore

Nancy Glenn Award presentation 2011

Nancy Glenn Award presented to Paula Lester 2011

Nancy Glenn Award presentation 2010

Joy McGuire receives the Nancy Glenn Award, 2010

Aana Lisa Whatley

Nancy Glenn Award recipient Aana Lisa Whatley (right)

Nancy Glenn with Tina Whitley

Nancy Glenn, left, with Tina Whitley