For the past 14 years, Legacy Retirement Communities ( has partnered with KFOR to honor deserving individuals with the Jerry Joyce Living Legacy Award. Legacy Retirement Communities invites the public to shine a light on those unsung heroes in our community who are doing amazing things under the radar that benefit so many others.

Legacy Retirement Communities is accepting nominations now through April 15. At the end of the nomination period, one or more nominees will be selected and later recognized at an event, where the Jerry Joyce Living Legacy Awards will be presented. The award recipients will also receive a donation of $2,500 to pay forward to the nonprofit(s) of their choice.

Nominations of 500 words or less can be submitted by filling out the nomination form at Other options are to email your nomination to Cathy Blythe at KFOR at or mail to the radio station – KFOR Radio, 3800 Cornhusker HWY, Lincoln NE 68504 by April 15.Legacy Retirement Communities continues to provide Lincoln with award-winning elegance, superior care, and countless reasons to live an enriched life. Independent Living and Assisted Living are offered at three locations: The Legacy at 5600 Pioneers Blvd.; Legacy Terrace at 5700 Fremont St.; and Legacy Estates at 7200 Van Dorn St. Memory Care is offered at Legacy Arbors at 3777 N 58th St.

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