Simantel has been named a finalist for PR News’ annual Nonprofit PR Awards—a national awards program dedicated to honoring the most talented communicators and teams in the nonprofit sector.

Simantel, along with The First Response Team of America, are recognized in the category Corporate/Nonprofit Partnerships, for their 2012 brand awareness work and achievements.

The Corporate/Nonprofit Partnerships award category recognizes the most outstanding alliance between a nonprofit organization and a for-profit entity, with an eye toward exceeding the stated mission of the partnership.