For its prestigious Citizenship Award the Shelter Island Lions Club selects annually an individual or group of individuals who have demonstrated outstanding voluntary service to the Shelter Island community. The award is presented at a dinner in May to which all Islanders are invited and a description of the service performed by the awardee(s) is published in the Shelter Island Reporter.
Note that nominations for the Citizenship Award may be submitted by any member of the Shelter Island community and nominees need not be members of the Shelter Island Lions Club.
Appliaction guidelines and a nomination form for the 2017 Citizenship Award may be downloaded by clicking on the following hyperlink:
Please use this nomination form and be sure to include sufficient information about the nominee(s) and his/her/their community activities to enable the Award Committee and members of the Board to assess the merit of the nominee(s) fairly.
The due date for receipt of nominations for the 2017 Citizenship Award is Wednesday, February 15, 2017.
Forms may be mailed, emailed, faxed, or handed to a member of the Citizenship Award Committee.
Shelter Island Lions Club
Attn: Citizenship Award Committee
P.O. Box 760
Shelter Island, NY 11964
Fax: (631) 749-1818
Citizenship Award Committee: Frank Adipietro MD, Jack Monaghan, Ken Pysher, Jim Read, and Frank Vecchio