Do You Know a Community Hero?

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Dear Sir

I write on behalf of Stonehaven and District Community Council, Stonehaven Business Association and our local churches to intimate that we would like to request nominations for the 2024 Community Award.

The award will be given to a person who is over 18 years of age and who has achieved outstanding achievement, excellence or merit in one of the following areas:

voluntary work in the community

academic or sporting success

an act of bravery

outstanding caring or community service

special achievement despite limitations imposed by hardship, disability or long term illness

enhancing the perceived image of our community

or any other appropriate kind of excellence.

The candidate must have a strong association with Stonehaven.

The nomination must be in writing or by e mail and must include a supporting statement explaining the reasons for nomination; it should be submitted by a person not related to the candidate. Submissions must be received by the secretary (including complete name, address and telephone number/e mail) by Feb 19th 2024.

The candidate must agree to being nominated and to the presentation and publicity that will be given to the award prior to nomination

Please send any nominations by Feb 19th to the above postal address or to the e mail address

The final decision will be made by representatives of the partner groups above. Presentation of the Award will be made thereafter. This will consist of a parchment scroll/certificate and an inscribed plaque.

With kind regards

Alistair Lawrie