For the past 78 years, the Omaha Jaycees has presented an award to Ten Outstanding Young Omahans who have exemplified the ideals of their communities and exhibited extraordinary leadership qualities. TOYO honors individuals between the ages of 21 and 40 who show exemplary commitment to improving the community through selfless acts of kindness while excelling in their professional career. Please take a moment to nominate someone you know for the TOYO Award today.

Ten Outstanding Young Omahans (TOYO) Nominations must be submitted by October 10, 2011.

If you have any questions regarding the 79th Annual TOYO Award or the nomination process, please contact Nicole Seckman Jilek, Omaha Jaycees TOYO Director at (402) 392-1250 or

To submit a nomination or for more information about The Omaha Jaycees Ten Outstanding Young Omahans (TOYO), please visit  and to complete an online form.