Community Champions

Celebrating 100 Years by Honoring those Who Give Back

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Giving back and helping others secure a stronger tomorrow…

…is something that’s incredibly important to me. I’ve met so many people who do great things for others in their communities, with little fanfare in return. That’s why I’m so excited to partner with Master Lock and shine a spotlight on those who deserve it most.

Donald Driver
Football Champion and Community Advocate
Donald Driver speaking at a community event
 

How it Works

  • Submit Nomination

    Include a photo of your nominee, plus a short written submission explaining why you think they should win.

  • Awards

    One Community Champion and 5 Honorees will win monetary prizes plus swag. Donations will be made to their communities as well.

  • Winner Announcement

    Winners will be announced the week of 10/18/21 and featured here on our site and social media channels. Be sure to get your submissions in by 09/01/21!

What Makes a Community Champion?

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Wheelchair-bound athletes on the basketball court at The Ability Center.

Damian Buchman

Inspirational cancer survivor

United States
Volunteers working in local chinampas floating garden sowing crops.

Raúl Mondragón Segura

Building community through farming

Mexico
Volunteer gathering school supplies for local schools.

Cassidy Strickland

A little girl with a big heart

Australia

Community Champion Awards

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All hands in demonstrating how a community comes together.

Honoree Award

  • 5 Total Honorees will be selected
  • $500 USD to each Honoree
  • $500 USD to a pre-selected charity
  • Product donation valued up to $500 USD
A volunteer delivering food to a home.

Community Champion Award

  • 1 Community Champion Winner
  • $5,000 USD to the Community Champion
  • $1,000 to a pre-selected charity
  • Product donation valued up to $500 USD
A volunteer picking up trash during a community clean up.

Paying it Forward

Along with the recipient’s own award, a monetary donation will be made to their choice of one of Master Lock’s pre-selected global charity organizations for their support of education, environment and basic human needs initiatives.

Share the Contest on Social Media

Celebrate with us on social media. Share the contest. Share the fun!

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