7 over Seventy Awards

We are thrilled to be a part of honoring older adults who have made a great impact on our community!

Senior Services is proud to continue to partner with the Winston-Salem Journal to plan and host the seventh annual 7 over Seventy awards recognizing the contributions of older adults who have greatly impacted Forsyth County through their community service, civic and social engagement, and/or career accomplishments. Past honorees represent a wonderfully diverse swath of people who share one thing in common—a love for their community.

Help Us Find the 2021 Honorees

Please  us find seven people over the age of seventy to be honored at the seventh annual 7 over Seventy awards. Award selections will be based on community involvement and contribution to the betterment of their community.

Nominations are now open! Submit your favorite nominees for our 2021 class of honorees here!

Previous 7 over Seventy Honorees


Amatuallah Saleem
Carl Yena
Mabel Robinson
Arnold King
Nancy Hall
John Davis III
Ted Blount


Claudette Weston
Doug Maynard
Michael Lawless
James Einstein
John Burress
Rudolph Boone
Sarah Brooks


Lynn Eisenberg
Paul Fulton, Jr.
Mildred Roseboro Griffin
Bill Hazzard
Billie Marie Matthews
Donald McMillan
John Woodmansee


Woody Clinard (Not pictured)
Dean Clifford
Elms Allen
Harold Holmes
Joanne North-Goetz
Richard Dean
Simona Atkins Allen

No group photo available due to COVID

Phyllis Dunning
Richard Groves
Jeanette Lawson-Jackson
Nick Jamison
Sam Matthews
Bill McClain
Althea Taylor-Jones
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