AURORA, Ill. – State Rep. Stephanie Kifowit, D-Aurora, is asking citizens to recognize businesses that play an active role in the community by submitting nominations of entrepreneurs and companies for her Good Neighbor Business Award.

“Responsible business owners not only offer fantastic products and services, but they also play an active role in improving our community,” said Kifowit. “With this award, local business owners can receive recognition for improving our community.”

Kifowit is seeking nominations for local small to medium-sized business that residents believe go above and beyond toward giving back to their communities. Anyone can submit a nomination recognizing a local business, either for a specific instance of charity or for continued service to the community. Nominations are welcome on a rolling basis, and nomination forms are available at or Kifowit’s constituent service office, located at 1677 Montgomery Rd., Ste. 116 in Aurora. Kifowit is also encouraging shoppers to patronize locally owned small businesses for their holiday gift buying.

“The many businesses helping our community deserve recognition and our support,” Kifowit said. “When we shop locally, we support Illinois workers and entrepreneurs, which is crucial to the success of our local economy.

For more information, or to nominate a business, please contact Kifowit’s constituent service office by phone at 630-585-1308, or via email at

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