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Nominate West Grey's Senior of the Year!

Posted On: Tuesday, April 10, 2018
Do you know a West Grey resident, aged 65 or over, who’s volunteer commitment has made West Grey an even better place to live? Consider nominating them to be West Grey’s Senior of the Year! The province’s Senior of the Year Award gives every Ontario municipality the opportunity to honour one outstanding local Ontarian, over the age of 65, for their efforts and commitments to enriching the social, cultural or civic life of their community.

Those eligible for this award may have contributed in many different fields, such as the arts, literature, community service, volunteerism, education, fitness and sport, or humanitarian activities.

Nominees must meet all of the following criteria:

  • 65 years of age or older and current resident of West Grey
  • Have made contributions to help improve the West Grey community
  • Not a previous recipient of the award
  • Individuals may be nominated (couples or groups are not eligible)
  • Candidate must be notified of the nomination and information being submitted

You cannot nominate:

  • yourself
  • someone who has passed away
  • someone currently holding political office

All nominations must be received at the municipal office by April 23, 2018 in order to meet the province’s deadlines. Nomination forms can be sent by email to info@westgrey.com, or dropped off at the municipal office Monday to Friday between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.

Nomination information, criteria and forms can be found at: https://www.ontario.ca/page/honours-and-awards-community#section-3. If you prefer a paper version of the nomination forms, please contact us at: info@westgrey.com. A hard copy of the Senior of the Year application is attached below. Please include the required documents when submitting this form.

Deadline is April 23rd, 2018 

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Media Contact Laura Johnston, CAO
ljohnston@westgrey.com
519.369.2200 x.222



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