“All that I am or ever hope to be, I owe to my angel Mother.”-- Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865).

“My mother was the most beautiful woman I ever saw. All I am I owe to my mother. I attribute all my success in life to the moral, intellectual and physical education I received from her.”-- George Washington (1732-1799)

Imagine your most heartfelt and loving thoughts about your Mother and the profound emotions they inspire. An essay, letter or a poem offer great opportunities to translate these ever-present aspects of your relationship with your Mother into an explicit form of gratitude, praise and public celebration.

Share your thoughts about what your Mother does and has done for you, how she has dedicated herself to you and the well-being of her children and family. Tell us what this means to you, how it makes you feel and how it has impacted your life.

Due no later than April 30, 2014.

One lucky mother will receive prizes valued at $100.00 and will be showcased on BRC News-11 Monday, May 12.

Nominated Mother
Daughter/Son Nominator Information