Tenth Annual Ford Hoodie Awards Set
May 15, 2012 at 9:27 AM (PT)
STEVE HARVEY announces the TENTH ANNUAL FORD HOODIE AWARDS. Nominations continue until WEDNESDAY MAY 30th. Best Barbecue and Best Church Choir are two of the most hotly contested categories. This year’s awards include expansions into the categories of Best School Teacher and Best High School Coach.
"The Hoodie Awards were created for you, the real stars of the neighborhood,” said HARVEY. “I look forward to seeing the turnout on those nomination submissions, who are some of your favorite people and places and how close the categories will be this year.”
SHAWN LOLLIE, FORD Multicultural Marketing Manager says: “2012 marks FORD’s sixth consecutive year as the automotive sponsor of the FORD HOODIE AWARDS. FORD will once again present the winner of the Community Leader Of The Year Award with keys to an all new 2013 FORD Fusion.”
The final 48 nominees for the 2012 FORD HOODIE AWARDS will be unveiled daily on the nationally syndicated STEVE HARVEY MORNING SHOW starting MONDAY, JUNE 4th, with four nominees per category announced each day when voting opens. The finalists of the 2012 FORD Hoodie Awards will be presented starting THURSDAY, AUGUST 2nd – SATURDAY, AUGUST 4th at THE MGM GRAND GARDEN ARENA and THE MANDALAY BAY CONVENTION CENTER in LAS VEGAS.