2012 International Babywearing Week Awards
Top Level Awards:
Best IBW12 Publicity Campaign
Awarded to the babywearing group with the most creative campaign leading up to IBW12. The group does NOT have to be an official BWI group.
The Jennifer Rosenberg Babywearing Advocate of the Year Award
Know someone who has worked tirelessly to promote babywearing and all its benefits this past year? Tell us about it!
The Bruce C Rosenberg Award for an Outstanding Babywearing Father
The Vijay Owens Babywearing Advocacy Award for Lifetime Achievement in Promoting Babywearing
Best babywearing outreach program to women in need
Open to businesses, professionals and individuals who work with families in need and advocate babywearing as a tool for parents and caregivers.
Best babywearing outreach event by a non-vendor (nonprofit organization or individual)
Open to non-profit groups, individuals or organizations who work to advocate babywearing as a tool for parents and caregivers.
General Awards for BWI groups and leaders
Best blog or website maintained by a BWI group:
This award is for the group that has kept their website current, interesting and beneficial to their members and others who want to learn more about babywearing.
Best outreach event by a BWI group:
Over the year many BWI groups are involved with community events or even help create a community event. We want to award groups that go above and beyond in "spreading the bwing love."
Volunteer Babywearing Educator of the year:
VBEs are the heart of a group. They lead, they teach and they inspire others to do the same. We want to know about your leader and how they have made babywearing better where you live.