INDIANAPOLIS – The American Legion Auxiliary’s Auxiliary magazine is a finalist in two categories of the prestigious magazine industry awards, Folio:’s Eddie & Ozzie Awards.
The Folio: team, along with a prestigious panel of 300+ judges, has narrowed the more than 2,800 entries received this year to a list of roughly 800 finalists. The annual awards program—spanning all corners of the magazine publishing industry—recognizes the very best in editorial and design. It’s the largest and most inclusive awards program of its kind in the industry.
Auxiliary magazine is a finalist in the Association/Non-Profit, Less than 6 Issues, categories of Series of Articles, recognizing the Mission Matters series published in the August 2013, November 2013, February 2014, and May 2014 issues; and Cover Design for the February 2014 cover.
The American Legion Auxiliary is in the company of gorgeous designs and uncompromising journalism from Advertising Specialty Institute, POLITICO, Professional Photographers of America, National Geographic Traveler, Scholastic, Time Inc., and many more. View a full of finalists here: www.folioawards.com/finalists
“We are honored for the first time ever to have been selected as finalists for the prestigious Eddie & Ozzie Awards,” said Mary “Dubbie” Buckler, publisher of Auxiliary magazine and the organization’s national secretary/executive director. “We set a vision and worked hard to improve the quality of the magazine for our members. To be in the impressive company of our fellow finalists is a delightful milestone for us!”
"Where else can you see the best in magazine media content and design from every corner of the industry?" said Bill Mickey, editorial director of Folio: "Each year is more ground-breaking than the next—the work that's showcased and honored in the Eddie & Ozzie Awards spotlights the immutable vibrancy of magazines on all platforms."
The winners and honorable mentions of the coveted Folio: Eddie & Ozzie Awards will be celebrated Dec, 11 in New York City.
The Eddie & Ozzie Awards program is presented by Folio:, the leading publication serving the entire magazine media industry. The Folio: family of products also includes the monthly Folio: magazine, weekly eNewsletters, Folio: Webinars, MediaNext Show, The Eddie & Ozzie Awards and The Folio: 100. For more information, visit www.foliomag.com.
About the American Legion Auxiliary:
American Legion Auxiliary members have dedicated themselves for nearly a century to meeting the needs of our nation’s veterans, military and their families both here and abroad. They volunteer millions of hours yearly, with a value of more than $2 billion. To learn more about the world’s largest women’s patriotic service organization, or to volunteer, donate or join, visit www.ALAforVeterans.org.