NSSA Seeking Nominations for Stephanie Wever Courage Award
The Nebraska State Stroke Association is seeking nominations for its Stephanie Wever Courage Award, which honors a Nebraska stroke survivor who exemplifies courage in overcoming the effects of stroke. The deadline for nominations is March 30. Nomination forms are available online at www.NebraskaStroke.org.
Stephanie Wever, a stroke survivor and former NSSA board member, died December 25, 2015 at the age of 32. She was dedicated to raising awareness of strokes and her rare genetic defect, ACTA2. Keith Fickenscher was the 2017 recipient.
The award will be presented in May during Stroke Awareness Month. For more information, contact NSSA at (402) 484-8131 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Founded in 1985, the Nebraska State Stroke Association is a private 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. The mission of the Nebraska State Stroke Association (www.NebraskaStroke.org) is to serve Nebraskans through stroke prevention, education, advocacy, and support services.