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Lowell looking for its 'Person of the Year'
Lowell looking for its 'Person of the Year'

LOWELL, Mich.—The Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce is looking for its next Person of the Year.

The Chamber started awarding its Person of the Year honor back in 1986. Nominations are due by Tuesday, Jan. 14.  Guidelines for eligibility include:

  • Over time, the candidate has freely donated considerable time to the community, school district, church, or humanity. This is over and above the demands of their regular profession.
  • The community is a better place to live because of the efforts of the candidate. 
  • The candidate positively promotes the community in both word and action.
  • The candidate possesses new and innovative ideas that benefit the community. 
  • The candidate cannot be a Chamber Board/Foundation Board member at the time of nomination.

Nominations can be submitted by emailing info@lowellchamber.org or fax your nomination to (616) 897-9101. A selection committee will review nominations to select the winner.

The Person of the Year award will be given out during the annual Winter Gathering of Membership on Feb. 20 at the Grand Volute Ballroom.  The ceremony begins at 6 p.m.  The public is welcome.