2020 Family-friendly workplace award nominations

Women United will recognize three Stark County workplaces for creating Family-Friendly Workplaces and for sustaining these policies during the COVID-19 pandemic (March through July).

If your company has established policies that help employees more easily fulfill both family and work obligations, please take a few minutes and nominate your workplace!

Winners will be honored at the Women United Family-Friendly Workplace Awards and Luncheon Event October 13, 2020 at the Kent State University Stark Conference Center, with doors opening at 11:00 am.


Examples of Family-Friendly policies:

  • Flextime
  • Job sharing
  • Paid parental leave for birth or adoption of children
  • Employee assistance programs
  • Subsidized training and educational assistance
  • Childcare and Elder care
  • Tuition for employees
  • Employee and family health benefits
  • Family oriented events
  • Transportation assistance, I.E. bus passes
  • Telecommuting
  • Family medical leave with pay
  • Flexible emergency leave with pay
  • Scholarships for employees' children
  • Asset building

Past winners of the Women United Family-Friendly Workplace Awards


  • MAC Trailer
  • CommQuest Services, Inc.
  • The Karcher Group


  • TimkenSteel
  • Employers Health
  • Schauer Group


  • Aultman Health Foundation
  • Domestic Violence Project, Inc.

Nominate a workplace today to be honored at the next Family-Friendly Workplace awards.

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Category 1: 1 - 49 EmployeesCategory 2: 50 - 499 EmployeesCategory 3: 500+ Employees