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Citizen of the Year & 4 Under 40

The Dixon Chamber of Commerce & Main Street and the Telegraph are seeking nominations for Citizen of the Year and for “4 under 40” honorees.

The Citizen of the Year is an individual who has demonstrated: leadership qualities in our community; involvement in social, cultural, and/or educational advancement for others; a willingness to serve others with vision and purpose without personal gain; active involvement in organizations within our community and has contributed beyond ordinary membership; and strength of character, courage, and serves as a role model for present and future generations in our community and/or state.

4 Under 40 – Candidates must be 39 years of age or younger as of December 31st, 2017 and live or work in the immediate Dixon area.  Candidates will be judged on their outstanding career achievements and local community impact.  Categories to be considered include:  Career achievements, special awards and recognition, community involvement, volunteerism and community service leadership skills.  Ideal candidates will have distinguished themselves in their professional field or organization, are engaged citizens, and provide leadership by volunteering their time and talents to community groups and causes.

Recipients will be announced at the Best of Dixon Awards ceremony on February 9th at the Post House Ballroom.

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Nominees can be entered in more than one category.

Citizen of the Year prompts

What is the one most important thing this person has done this year to make the Dixon area a better place to live and work?

List the local projects or events this person has been involved in this year. Elaborate on the specific tasks this person accomplished for each project or event. Explain how the project impacts our community.

List the local organizations in which this person is active. Elaborate on the specific tasks this person accomplished for each organization. Explain how our community benefits from those activities.

Give a summary of the person’s community involvement in previous years.

What other ways is this person involved in the community?

How have the activities of this person inspired you to increase your volunteer service to the community?

What other information should the selection committee know?

4 Under 40 prompts

Is this person 39 years of age or younger as of December 31, 2017?

How has your nominee distinguished him/herself as a leader in his/her company/organization/field? Please cite examples.

How has your nominee distinguished him/herself as a leader in the community and/or outside activities (i.e., via involvement with non-profits, schools, churches, causes, etc.)? Please be specific.

What makes this person's participation and involvement an example for others to follow?

List the local projects or events in which this person has been involved. Elaborate on the specific tasks this person accomplished for each project or event. Explain how the project impacts our community.

List the local organizations in which this person is active. Give specific examples of types of involvement this person has with each organization. Explain how our community benefits from those activities.

What other ways is this person involved in the community?

What other information should the selection committee know?

Please briefly describe why you are nominating this person.

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