Since 2013, the City of Fulton Human Rights Commission has presented the Jane Bierdeman-Fike Humanitarian Award. The honor goes to a local woman who makes major contributions of their time, actions and dedication to social justice, environmental justice, economic equality, community building, education or embracing diversity.
Jane Bierdeman-Fike was a Fulton resident who championed social and economic justice, as well as mental health issues.
Nominations will be accepted through February 19, 2016. The award will be selected by a panel of community leaders and announced at the Jane Bierdeman-Fike Humanitarian Award program on April 1, 2016. Anyone being nominated must be a resident of Fulton or Callaway County.
The 2016 award luncheon will be held at Fulton City Hall, 18 East 4th Street, on April 1. It will run from noon until 1 p.m. with food and drinks servedd to all in attendance.
Printable Nomination Form
Printable forms can be returned to the Callaway Chamber of Commerce, located at 510 Market Street or Fulton City Hall at 18 East 4th Street.