• Know an Interesting Person?

    Nominate Them!

  • It doesn’t take someone exceptional to be a hero. Many times, it’s the little, ordinary, everyday things that stand out the most about a person. Little acts of kindness or courage can quickly add up to something amazing.

    Northwest Quarterly Magazine is seeking nominations for our annual “25 Most Interesting People” feature, in which we share the stories of positive, passion-driven people who are making a difference in our region. We're looking for inspiring stories about deserving people representing all races/ethnicities, ages and socioeconomic backgrounds. Candidates must live or work in the following Illinois or Wisconsin counties: Winnebago, Stephenson, Boone, Ogle, Lee, Jo Daviess, Carroll, Green, Rock, and Walworth.


    To submit a nomination, please complete the form below

    or mail your nomination to 222 7th Street, Rockford, IL, 61104.

    All submissions due by December 11, 2020.