Good citizen sought

Junior Chamber International is now accepting nominations for Vernon’s 2012 Good Citizen of the Year

The search is on for Greater Vernon’s next good citizen.

Junior Chamber International is now accepting nominations for Vernon’s 2012 Good Citizen of the Year.

“This award is given annually to celebrate and recognize an individual’s efforts and contributions to our community,” said Sarah Moorhouse, committee chairperson.

Nominations can be e-mailed to jcivernongoodcitizen@gmail.com or dropped off at Vernon Telescope (4712 Heritage Dr.), Okanagan Restoration (6236 Pleasant Valley Rd.), or Electric Paper Company (3105A 31st Ave).

“The committee is asking that all nominations include letters describing why the person you’re nominating should receive this award and their contributions, as well as the nominator’s contact information,” said Shawna Klassen-Roth

The nomination deadline is Jan. 11.

For more information about the award, call Klassen-Roth at 250-307-6195 or Moorhouse at 250)-309-4257.