Mission: Recognizing that the success of any public library is enhanced and sustained by dedicated citizens, the Durango Public Library Advisory Board will single out certain individuals for particular appreciation through its Library Community Champion initiative. The awarding of this personal distinction honors singular achievement and commitment on behalf of the Library and, in turn, the community.
Nominee contributions to the Durango Public Library should be considered for having:
Served as a role model for dedication and service to the Durango Public Library;
Expended significant time and energy commitment on behalf of the Durango Public Library and its patrons;
Provided outstanding service and benefit to the Durango Public Library.
Current paid staff members, current Library Advisory Board of Directors, and their family members are ineligible to receive the Durango Public Library Community Champion Award.
A recipient of the award is ineligible to receive the award again for a period of 5 years.