The Florida Family Fun Fest Committee is seeking nominations for the Florida Citizen of the Year, the Youth Achievement Award and the Lifetime Achievement Award. Letters with nominating forms have been sent to civic organizations asking them to submit names and credentials of candidates for the honor. Nominations are also invited from individuals.
Forms can be picked up at the Florida Village Hall, the Florida Public Library, Walden Savings Bank, Sterling National Bank and the Florida Professional Building. All letters of nomination must document the reason the candidate is being nominated. The criterion for nomination is service to the community, either during the past year or over a longer period of time. The nominees must be, or have been in the past, a resident of Florida. For the purpose of the award, Florida is the geographic area of the Florida Fire District.
Nominations can be mailed to the Selection Committee, Florida Family Fun Fest Committee, P.O. Box 505, Florida, NY 10921, dropped off at Village Hall or emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. The deadline to submit nominations is Sat., Apr. 15. The winners will be honored at the Florida Family Fun Fest, which will be held on Sun., Aug. 13.