Seeking Nominations for Brenda Merrill/Charles Thobaben Memorial Awards 2017

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The Pymatuning Area Chamber of Commerce is holding the annual Brenda Merrill/Charles Thobaben Memorial Awards luncheon at noon on Wednesday, April 12th.

Luncheon chairperson, Mary Mitchell is inviting area residents to submit names of persons, organizations and businesses who have done outstanding community service and volunteer work in the Pymatuning Valley area.

The Brenda Merrill award is given to a person for their volunteerism and community service. The Charles Thobaben award is given to a group, organization or business for outstanding community service. Individuals and groups nominated should be active in helping promote the community and making it a better place to live.

Nominations should be received by April 6. Mail to: Pymatuning Area Chamber of Commerce, P.O. Box 503, Andover, OH 44003.

The Brenda Merrill and Charles Thobaben Memorial Award nominations should include the following information:

  • Nominees Name
  • Indicate if Merrill (person) or Thobaben (group, organization or business) Award
  • Please write, in your opinion, why this person or group is deserving of the Brenda Merrill or Chuck Thobaben memorial award.
  • Include your name when making the nomination and a phone number where you can be contacted.

Nomination forms can be found at the bottom of this page.

The luncheon is open to the public and will be held at the Andover First United Methodist Fellowship Hall on South Main Street, Andover.

Luncheon tickets are $12.00 per person. The luncheon committee is requesting reservations be made in advance by calling Mary Mitchell at 293-6681 or at the Andover Public Library at 293-6792.

Nomination Forms

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