The Citizen of the Year Awards Committee has announced that Phil Buchanan, former broadcast journalist and Grand Island developer, will serve as master of ceremonies for this year's event that honors those who have made Grand Island a better place to live.
This year's Citizen of the Year Awards dinner will be held at the Holiday Inn Grand Island on Thursday, April 26.
NFP named platinum sponsor
The Citizen of the Year Awards Committee is already planning for this event. Pictured, Niagara Frontier Publications owners Judy and Skip Mazenauer present a platinum-level sponsorship to the committee's Liz Wilbert to help make the event a success and to show their support in honoring fellow Islanders.
The nomination deadline for Citizen of the Year is March 9. Nomination forms can be found on the chamber website at www.gichamber.org, inside the new 2012 Grand Island phone book, or at the chamber office at 2257 Grand Island Blvd.
If anyone would like information on becoming a sponsor or placing an advertisement in the awards dinner program, call 773-3651 or email [email protected].