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Combat Female Veterans Families United will be honoring "Outstanding Combat Female Veterans of North Carolina" in May 2020.

The Greensboro-based nonprofit, which provides services such as emergency assistance to female combat veterans, wants to find female veterans who honorably served during wartime and/or in combat zones and have since made demonstrable, positive impacts within their North Carolina communities. The group said in a news release it is especially interested in identifying women warriors who have dedicated themselves, post-war, to enhancing the well-being of fellow N.C. veterans.

The nomination process for Women of Combat 2020: Salute A Shero runs through noon Oct. 18. Award recipients will be notified on or about Dec. 1. 

To nominate a female combat veteran, go to

The group said both self-nominations and “in memoriam” nominations are welcome.

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