38th Annual Volunteer Awards Reception

The City of Edina annually holds a Volunteer Awards Reception to recognize individuals who have provided exceptional service to the community.

Nominations are being accepted for six Mayor's Commendation Awards to be presented Monday, April 3, 2017, at the 38th Annual Volunteer Awards Reception, Hosted by the City of Edina at Braemar Golf Course.

Mayor's Commendation Awards to be given include:

  • Mayor’s Individual Service Commendation – Awarded to an individual for his or her outstanding and exceptional volunteer service to the community at large.
  • Mayor’s Community Involvement Commendation – Awarded to a City employee for outstanding volunteer service to the community, above and beyond his or her position with the City.
  • Mayor’s Commendation for Service to Youth – Awarded to an individual or organization making a positive impact in the lives of Edina youth.
  • Mayor’s Outstanding Senior Commendation – Awarded to a senior citizen for outstanding volunteer service within the community.
  • Mayor’s Service Club Commendation – Awarded to a club or organization that has made outstanding contributions to the community through its regular activities or through special projects.
  • Mayor’s Youth Commendation – Awarded to a young person who has demonstrated a commitment to improving the quality of life in the community.

Mayor's Commendation Award recipients will receive an award, certificate and recognition in a future City publication. Nominations are due 4:30 p.m. Monday, March 13, 2017. To nominate someone, complete a nomination form here.

Service clubs and organizations may also give one award to recognize an outstanding volunteer at the Awards Reception. Organizations must complete a registration form to notify the City of their honored volunteer by 4:30 p.m. Friday, March 17, 2017.

Reservations to attend the awards reception are due Friday, March 17, 2017. Cost to attend is $20 per person. Learn more and register online here.

For more information, please contact Sulekha Mohamed, 952-826-0403 or smohamed@EdinaMN.gov.

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