Crystal Awards

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The Crystal Awards, hosted annually by the East Lansing City Council, honor individuals, businesses, professionals, non-profits and community groups that have made an outstanding contribution to community life in East Lansing. Crystal Award recipients are dedicated to enhancing the East Lansing community. They demonstrate a passion and commitment to creating a healthy and vibrant community and serve as an inspiration to others.

2014 Crystal Award Recipients
The 2014 Crystal Award recipients were Alpha Kappa Alpha Chi Epsilon Omega Chapter; George Brookover; Dr. Patricia Enos and Jackson National Life. View past recipients (1998-2014).

2015 Nominations
It's never too early to nominate a person, organization or business for a Crystal Award! Community members are encouraged to recognize East Lansing's unsung heroes by submitting an ONLINE nomination by mid February 2015. Nominations are reviewed by a community selection committee and four recipients will be selected.

Community Reception
The Annual Crystal Awards, a lively public reception honoring the recipients, will take place on in mid-April 2014 at the East Lansing Hannah Community Center. The event is free and open to the public.