2014 Volunteer Recognition Event
City Now Accepting Nominations for the 2014 Citizen of the Year, Young Citizen of the Year, and Organization of the Year
The City of Dublin is accepting nominations for the 2014 Citizen of the Year, Young Citizen of the Year, and Organization of the Year.
The purpose of these awards is to recognize outstanding individuals and groups who have contributed to the quality of life in Dublin in 2014. The Young Citizen of the Year recognizes the volunteer service of Dublin’s youth in 1st – 12th grade.
Nomination criteria for the awards are based on five established criteria: the Dublin Integrity In Action’s 10 Characteristics (i.e. Responsibility, Respectfulness, Caring, Giving, Positive Attitude, Trustworthiness, Cooperation, Doing One’s Best, Honesty, and Self-Discipline); originality and uniqueness of the activity/project; overall relevance and importance to the Community; time and effort spent; and challenge(s) in accomplishing the activity/project.
All nominees will be recognized at the Volunteer Recognition Event which will be held at the Shannon Community Center on Wednesday, February 18, 2015, where the winners will be announced. The Organization of the Year will receive a $500 cash prize, and a $300 donation will be given to each of the Citizen and Youth Citizen of the Year’s favorite non-profit organization.
Nominations can be completed online, via mail, or by calling the City Clerk’s Office at (925) 833-6650. The nomination deadline is 5:00 PM on Friday, January 16, 2015.