Call for Nominations: cFive #Catalyst4Change Award

Recognizing Change Makers in Community Supervision

LAGUNA HILLS, Calif. – January 9, 2019 – cFive Solutions, Inc. announced today the return of their #Catalyst4Change award program. #Catalyst4Change is an initiative to recognize and celebrate individuals who have championed innovative community supervision programs that empower clients and create positive change.

“Since the program launched two years ago, we have been thrilled to see that the #Catalyst4Change program has provided a valuable resource for sharing ideas and building awareness of some of the most innovative programs in community supervision today,” said James Newman, cFive vice president of sales and marketing. “The award program not only helps recognize individuals within the industry that have made a difference, but also, the #Catalyst4Change program has been the catalyst for many meaningful conversations about what is working in the industry.”

Award Criteria
Nominations will be accepted for individuals who have developed successful initiatives in community supervision that foster change for clients, agencies and communities. Submissions will be evaluated based on program innovation and measurable achievements. Examples of innovative initiatives may include use of evidence-based practices to achieve program improvement, improved client outcomes, or development of client behavior change.

Selection Process
An important tenant of #Catalyst4Change is to include the community supervision industry throughout the selection process. Nominations will be accepted for individuals serving within community supervision. Finalists will be determined by a panel of industry leaders, and the final award recipients will be peer-driven, selected using an online voting platform.

Change Makers Wanted
Community supervision professionals are encouraged to nominate themselves, team members within their agency, agency partners, or other individuals making a difference in community supervision. Nominations will be accepted online through February 28, 2019.

Selection of Recipient
An online voting platform will open March 10. The winner will be announced at the American Probation and Parole Association (APPA) Annual Institute in August.

The award package includes paid registration and airfare support to APPA’s 2018 Annual Training Institute in August.

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