2017 Foothold Technology Impact Prize – Call for Nominations

Foothold IMPACT Prize

Foothold Technology is a company dedicated to transforming the way human service organizations operate. We work to empower our clients and we have profound respect for the work they do. We share our passion for technology with human service organizations that work to improve people’s lives. For the last two years, Foothold Technology has sponsored the Impact Prize to recognize agencies, individuals, and collaborations who are currently using AWARDS in impactful and inspirational ways.

The Impact Prize is back for 2017! The nomination process is open to all Foothold Technology customers and will conclude on March 31, 2017. We’re excited to see this year’s submissions and stories.

Are you a Foothold customer? We want to hear from you! Tell us about the most impactful, inspirational things you’ve accomplished using AWARDS. We’ll reward the most innovative achievements with a cash prize and a trip to our 2017 Expo in New York City! Submit your nomination now!

This year, we’ll be selecting winners by category:

  • Greatest impact on client services– Tell us about how your use of AWARDS helped you, or your agency, affect client services in a positive way.
  • Greatest impact on the community– Tell us about how your use of AWARDS helped your agency affect your community in a positive way.
  • Greatest impact on agency operations– Tell us about an innovative way you’ve used AWARDS to impact agency operations in a positive way.

We know that our providers do outstanding work with AWARDS, and that ingenuity and commitment to using the software raises client services and agency operations to a higher level.

We’ll be sharing some of the stories we receive here on our blog. For now, read about some of our previous Impact Prize winners, including Advocacy and Protective Services (APSI), Ellis Medicine Personalized Recovery Oriented Services, The Metropolitan New York Coordinating Council on Jewish Poverty (Met Council) and Unity House of Cayuga County.

The 2017 Impact Prize winners will be announced on June 22nd as part of Foothold Technology’s 10th Annual Expo. Stay tuned!


About Foothold Technology
Foothold Technology, an electronic record, EHR vendor and human services software provider, offers web-based software for human service providers that eases the burden of documentation, providing agencies with the freedom to focus on their Mission. More than 1,000 agencies nationwide count on Foothold’s AWARDS software to manage their services, including Mental Health, Alcohol & Substance Abuse, Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities, Homeless & Housing, Employment & Training, Seniors, Veterans, Youth & Family, and more. Having originated from three agencies in 2000, AWARDS is a complete electronic record and EHR software for human service providers that also supports administrative activities, including facilities maintenance, human resources, scheduling and alerts, audit reports, and automated billing. AWARDS offers full interoperability with any other federally certified system for participation in Health Information Exchanges (HIE) and RHIOs. It is also the only record-keeping system that is certified as both a Behavioral Health EHR software system and an HMIS software package (Homeless Management Information System). With roots and origins in human services, no software vendor is better prepared to support you than Foothold Technology. For more information, visit footholdtechnology.com.