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Boston’s Best Neighbor 2014

June 02, 2014

Vargas & Vargas Insurance of Dorchester and Stoughton MA is pleased to announce a call for entries for the 6th annual Boston’s Best Neighbor Award. Carlos Vargas, President of Vargas & Vargas Insurance and founder of the award, stated: “The purpose of the annual Boston’s Best Neighbor Award is to honor an individual who has demonstrated special care, concern and volunteer hours to make their neighborhood a safer, more pleasant and more friendly community for all the residents. This individual may have made contributions to other neighborhoods, projects or citywide concerns.”

Boston’s Best Neighbor Award 2014 Guidelines

  • Nominations must reach the office of Vargas & Vargas Insurance Dorchester office by 5 PM, September 19, 2014
  • Any individual, Neighborhood Association, or Neighborhood group may submit a nomination application.
  • You may not nominate yourself. You may not nominate more than one person. Both those that nominate and those nominated must be current Boston residents.

To nominate someone for the Boston’s Best Neighbor Award, submit the following:
A nomination letter that states why this person should receive The Boston’s Best Neighbor Award – 2014.

a. List only the major events, projects or actions that can be attributed to this individual. These accomplishments can include, but are not limited to, things that have occurred in 2014.
b. The nomination letter should not exceed more than one letter size, 8.5 x 11 inch, page.
c. Application must be neat and legible.
d. The contact information for yourself and the person you are nominating.

*Do not include any attachments such as photographs, newspaper clippings, endorsements, etc.
*Applications will not be returned.
*2013 Boston’s Best Neighbor Award winners are not eligible to be nominated for this award until 2015
*Note: Each nomination requires a separate nomination letter.

Submit Nominations via this form or mail them to:
Vargas & Vargas Insurance
Attn. Boston’s Best Neighbor Award – 2014
PO Box 240928
1133 Washington St.
Dorchester, MA 02124

Or, you can submit via email to: with “Boston’s Best Neighbor 2014” in the subject line.

The 2014 winning nominee will receive $2,000 and a plaque and their story will be published in the local media. The individual who nominates the winner will receive a $500 check and $500 donated to the charity of their choice. The winner will be presented with their plaque and winnings in a location close to their neighborhood in Boston.

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