10/03/2023 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 10/03/2023 14:39
The Dearborn Allied War Veterans Council (DAWVC) is accepting nominations for the 2023-24 Dearborn Veteran of the Year award. The deadline for nominations is Friday, Oct. 13, 2023.
Judging criteria includes the following:
The nominee must belong to a veteran's organization that is part of the Dearborn Allied War Veterans Council (DAWVC).
The nominee's community service and work on behalf of veterans' causes must be done on a volunteer basis.
The nominee does not need to be a Dearborn resident.
The award is presented each Veterans Day, Nov. 11, to a veteran judged to have made a significant contribution to the Dearborn community and to the interests of veterans.
The 2023 Veteran of the Year award will be presented during the City's 2023 Veterans Day ceremony, scheduled for Saturday, Nov. 11.