Citizen of the Year

Who will it be this year? Be at the curling rink Friday night at 7:00 pm to help a very worthy person or couple celebrate their achievement. A reception will follow and everyone is welcome!

Congratulations to 2017’s Citizen of the Year,
FRUITVALE COMMUNITY CHEST!

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“In recognition of outstanding community service and active participation in the growth of the Beaver Valley”

Each May, a nominated individual who resides in the Beaver Valley, is chosen for the Citizen of the Year award.

The Citizen of the Year is chosen on the following criteria.

One who has made outstanding contributions to the community in:

Cultural activities or;
Recreation or;
Youth work or;
Religious activities or;
Community promotion.

Nomination forms may be picked up at the Village of Fruitvale and/or Village of Montrose offices or downloaded here.

Completed forms are asked to be returned to either office by April 15th @ 4:30 pm.


BEAVER VALLEY CITIZEN OF THE YEAR PAST RECIPIENTS

Sponsored by Fruitvale Women’s Institute:

1980 | H.R. “Sandy” McInnis
1981 | Gerty McCutcheon
1982 | Charlotte & Karl Monk
1983 | Gwen & Barry Robinson
1984 | Ralph Leckett
1985 | John Colligan
1986 | Jessie & Cam Payette
1987 | Dennis Miller
1988 | John Mackay
1989 | Alan Bacon
1990 | Marlene Ward
1991 | Edna & Nick Bancescu
1992 | Bernie McMahon

Sponsored by Beaver Valley Citizen of the Year Committee:

1997 | Dick Dar
1998 | Juliette Rudrum
1999 | Gylie Wilcox
2000 | Abel La Berge
2001 | Edie Lawton
2002 | Ingrid Hope
2003 | Jack & Stella LaRocque (Plaque by Dave Davies)
2004 | Ken Rugg
2005 | Merle Wagner
2006 | Jack & June Bell
2007 | BV Lion’s Club
2008 | Brian Pipes
2009 | Richard & Heather Hamer
2010 | Bob Bastian (Plaque by Bert Kniss)
2011 | Pauline & Jack Jablonsky
2012 | Craig Horsland
2013 | Beaver Valley Blooming Society
2014 | Ed Wilcox
2015 | Dorothy Mitchell
2016 | Beaver Valley Rotary Club
2017 | Fruitvale Community Chest