District Awards to be presented for the 2017–2018 year at the ECC Convention in Stratford, ON
Ralph Taylor Memorial Gong
Established in memory of an inspiring leader in Northern Ontario, this award is presented to the club that issued the best weekly/biweekly Bulletin in electronic or paper media. The bulletin must be published at least once each month for the 2017–2018 Kiwanis year and must be submitted in electronic form.
Laurent Girouard Award (Club Bulletin – runner up)
Established by past Governor Laurent Girouard and is presented to the club that issued the runner up weekly/biweekly Bulletin in electronic or paper media. The bulletin must be published at least once each month for the 2017–2018 Kiwanis year and must be submitted in electronic form.
Fred McAllister Award
This award is presented to an individual who has performed the most outstanding service to his/her local community through Kiwanis for the 2017–2018 year. Recommendations complete with reason and/or supporting documents should be submitted in electronic format.
Godfrey Dyer Kiwanis Marketing Award
This award is given to recognize club contributions to Marketing, Publicity and the Promotion of Kiwanis to the community for the 2017–2018 year. Clubs should submit a full description of the marketing/publicity campaign, copies of sample media materials and their assessment of the overall results. Judging will be based solely on submission.
Award of Merit
This award is provided by Past Governor Hedley Ivany, for the club secretary who has been judged to be outstanding (UNSUNG HERO). The club should submit recommendations for this award detailing the reasons why the individual is deserving of the award for the 2017–2018 year.
This award is based on the interclub activity during the year as reported via the club’s monthly report. Number of unique interclub, distance travelled and members attending will be assessed. Please submit a report outlining your interclub as per the criteria above.
Submit applications to the District Awards Committee by January 31, 2019 to
District Awards Chair District Trustee Marj Buck at mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org
Please be aware that the District Awards committee will be applying the Policies and Procedures section 11 – Honours and Awards, sub section District – 11.2, ©, as shown below.
- C) There shall be no awards presented as District Awards other than those approved by the Board of Directors and listed in District Policy. This does not preclude a Division from having awards for clubs within that Division. Clubs shall not be eligible to receive the same award more than once out of each three (3) years for the same or any major part of the same project unless otherwise indicated.