AWARDED TO ONE EXTRAORDINARY INDIVIDUAL
For a Lifetime of Service
The Trekker Award is given to one extraordinary individual who has demonstrated extraordinary vision, resolve and resourcefulness in increasing access to breast care for all Texans.
The Breast Health Collaborative of Texas (BHCTexas) began as a conceptual idea in 2005 when a group of
like-minded breast health advocates attending the first annual Breast Health Summit. BHCTexas was officially formed in November 2007 and in January 2012 became a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. With over 3,000 members representing over 800 organizations from across the state committed to the mission of collaboration, BHCTexas has played a significant role in changing the breast cancer landscape in Texas and has demonstrated that through alliances, change can be achieved.
The Award recipient will be given free registration to the Breast Health Summit. If the recipient is not from the Greater Houston area, we will assist with travel and accommodations. A donation that will be made in the awardee’s name to a nonprofit organization of his or her choice.
The award will be based on the individual’s accomplishments, dedication, leadership, length of service, and impact on the breast health community.
The winner must be present to accept the award at the Annual Breast Health Summit Awards Dinner.
Nominations can be made by:
b) Healthcare professionals
c) Breast cancer survivor
Nomination & Submission
The application requires the following:
Nominee’s contact information
Nominator’s contact information
A short explaination of the following:
Who the individual is
What their accomplishments are
Length of service
How they have impacted the breast health arena
What makes them extraordinary
How they have moved mountains
Indication that the nominator has notified the nominee that their name has been submitted for the BHTexas Trekker Award
Indication that the nominee understands that they must be present to accept the award
7th Annual Trekker Award Winner