Community Awards Reception
The Delta Township Community Awards Program was created to help recognize the significant contributions our citizens and businesses make to our community, celebrating their accomplishments. It highlights those individuals that have gone above and beyond to make Delta Township a great place to live, work and play.
Nominees must meet the criteria listed within the nomination forms. Nominations for the 2021 Program are closed. Nominations should be submitted through the online entry form(s) listed to the left (a printable version is also available under each tab or upon request.) If you choose to fill out a hard copy nomination, please return it via email to the Delta Township Community Awards Committee at firstname.lastname@example.org, by mail to the Manager’s Office, 7710 West Saginaw Highway, Lansing, MI 48917, or via fax to 517-327-1703
Nominations are being sought for the following categories:
The Citizen of the Year Award will honor selected individual citizens whose extraordinary contributions go “above and beyond” to enhance the quality of life and general reputation of the township.
The Young Person of the Year Award is limited to current high school seniors (whether traditional high school or home-schooled) who have made a positive contribution to the community, is an example to their friends, may have excelled in academics, music, arts, athletics, etc., or has successfully faced personal challenges. A $2,000 academic scholarship, sponsored by the Delta Side Business Association will be awarded to the recipient.
The Business of the Year Award will honor selected Delta Township businesses or business persons who have been responsible for exceptional outcomes between and among businesses, governments, and nonprofit organizations; OR, have served as a role model for other businesses; OR, have gone above and beyond the scope of business to support and promote Delta Township. The goal is to promote shared community interests and encourage business harmony within the township and amongst entities of the Greater Lansing Region.
The Organization of the Year Award was established to honor selected groups or organizations for their dedication in serving and promoting Delta Township through volunteer contributions to a project, program or ongoing activity that has impacted the quality of life in Delta Township, provided leadership over a period of years, thereby contributing to the township’s character, and/or made a valuable contribution that has enhanced the quality of life for residents of Delta Township. This may include exceptional outcomes in property rehabilitation, residential, recreational, or commercial area beautifications, preservation of clean, safe neighborhoods, or other environmental improvements within the township.
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Lansing MI 48917
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