Permanent Endowment seeks Creative Living Award nominations


The Permanent Endowment Fund for Martha’s Vineyard is accepting nominations for the 2012 Creative Living Award.

The award was established in 1983 through the Ruth J. Bogan and Ruth Redding Fund and recognizes members of the Vineyard community who embody Ruth Bogan’s spirit and love for the Island and who have contributed significantly to the quality of life on the Vineyard, according to a press release.

Award recipients receive a $1,000 honorarium from the fund.

Nominations are due by June 22 and may be made by letter or email. It should describe the individual or organization’s contributions to Island life and explain how the nominee personifies the qualities of Ruth Bogan.

The mailing address is P.O. Box 1182, Oak Bluffs, MA 02557. Emailed nominations should be sent to

For more information, call 508-338-4665 or go to