Mark your calendar for the Better Business Bureau’s (BBB, signature event of the year, the 2023 BBB Torch Awards for Ethics luncheon! Join BBB on September 19 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at A View West Shores for an unforgettable celebration that includes the winners of the 2023 BBB Torch Awards for Ethics and BBB Spark Awards, and the recipients of the 2023 BBB Students of Integrity scholarships.

Strategic Air Command and Aerospace Museum President and CEO Clayton Anderson will serve as the event’s keynote speaker. Anderson, who successfully executed six spacewalks and is considered “Nebraska’s Astronaut,” will deliver a sure-to-remember story of big dreams and perseverance.

The event is open to the public. Tickets are $85. Both tickets and sponsorships can be secured at

The BBB Torch Awards for Ethics honors organizations whose leaders demonstrate a high level of personal character; ensure that the organization’s practices meet the highest standards of ethics; and consequently generate trust with its customers and the community. The Torch Award embodies BBB’s mission of advancing business trust. BBB has four separate Torch Awards competitions – Metro Omaha/Southwest Iowa, Lincoln/Greater Nebraska, South Dakota and the Kansas Plains.

BBB is a nonprofit, business-supported organization that sets and upholds high standards for fair and honest business behavior. BBB services to consumers are free. Visit for more information.