Nominations for Henry F. Schricker Award Due Friday

Henry Schricker
Henry Schricker
You have until this Friday, Dec. 13 to submit a nomination for the prestigious Henry F. Schricker Award.

This award is given to a Starke County resident who has exemplified the former governor’s attitude of “service before self.”

The Starke County Chamber of Commerce will review all submissions and a committee of former award winners will select this year’s recipient. You may nominate a candidate for consideration for this award by submitting a resume along with a cover letter outlining the qualities and deeds of your nominee. The resume should include the person’s voluntary contributions and benefits to Starke County.

The information should be submitted to the Starke County Chamber of Commerce no later than Friday, Dec. 13. Mail entries to the Starke County Chamber, P.O. Box 5, Knox, IN 46534. Entries may also be delivered to the chamber office in the Gateway Depot at 400 N. Heaton St. in Knox.

The winner of the Henry F. Schricker award will be announced by Dec. 26 and that person will be honored at the chamber’s Annual Henry F. Schricker Award Dinner on Thursday, Jan. 16, 2014 at a place to be determined. The 2014 Business of the Year will also be awarded. To make your reservation, call (574) 772-5548.