The winners of the Citizen, Young Citizen, Organization of the Year awards were crowned at an evening ceremony on Feb. 19, at the Shannon Community Center.
The purpose of these awards is to recognize outstanding individuals and groups who have contributed to the quality of life in Dublin this past year.
Citizen: Jacob Collins
Young Citizen: Caroline Nolan
Organization: The Rotary Club of Dublin
Nomination criteria for both the Citizen and Young Citizen of the Year Awards are based on the Dublin Pride – Integrity in Action Program’s 10 Characteristics: Responsibility, Respectfulness, Caring, Giving, Positive Attitude, Trustworthiness, Cooperation, Doing One’s Best, Honesty, and Self-Discipline.
The Young Citizen of the Year recognizes the volunteer service of Dublin’s youth in 1st – 12th grade.
Award recipients will be recognized at an upcoming City Council meeting.
The Organization of the Year will receive a $500 cash prize, and a $300 donation will be given to each of the Citizen and Youth Citizen of the Year’s favorite non-profit organization.
Information on each of the award recipients can be found on the City’s website – www.dublin.ca.gov/vre.