Nominations Now Open
Nominations for the 4th Annual Columbia Impact Awards
(formally known as the Yellow Jasmine Awards) are now open!
Please click on the award below to complete the nomination application.
Diversity & Inclusion Award
Small Business of the Year Award
Golden Nail Award
Cathy Novinger Trailblazer Award
The Columbia Chamber will also be recognizing the Partner of the Year Award.
The nomination deadline is Friday, January 12 by 5 PM.
The Columbia Impact Awards put a spotlight on those
Partners who are impacting the business community of the Midlands.
The Cathy Novinger Trailblazer Award honors an individual who has shown exemplary leadership in his/her industry, moves the needle for business, and positively impacts our community.
The Impact Award for Small Business and for Partner of the Year recognizes Chamber Partners who have shown great growth, significant achievements, or realized economic and cultural growth that benefits the business community.
The Impact Award for Diversity & Inclusion celebrates a Partner that goes above and beyond to create a diverse work environment by breaking the glass ceiling.
Finally, the inaugural Golden Nail Award will be bestowed upon a business or property owner for exemplary contributions to the physical character of the greater Midlands region through cosmetic or commercial means such as restoration of a façade, historic building, or re-purposing of a blighted space during the previous calendar year.