Citizens of the Year

Citizens of the Year

Citizens of the Year

<bt>The Potomac Chamber of Commerce encourages nominations for the Potomac citizen, youth and businessperson of the year. The awards are given annually by the Potomac Chamber and the winners will be featured in the annual Potomac Day Parade on Sunday, Oct. 26. Award plaques will be presented to the winners at the chamber's Awards Banquet on Nov. 16, at TPC at Avenel.

* The Potomac Citizen of the Year can be a private individual or organization in Potomac that has benefited the local, regional or national community.

* The Potomac Youth of the Year must reside in or attend high school in Potomac and must have exhibited scholastic, leadership and community service attributes. Youth must be nominated by their school principals or counselors.

* The Potomac Businessperson of the Year and his or her company must work or do business in Potomac, be a member of the Potomac Chamber of Commerce and must have benefited the community.

The Potomac Chamber Board of Directors will vote on the nominees in early October.

The deadline for entries is Sept. 27. Nomination forms and guidelines may be obtained from Fred Goldman at 301-294-0007. Entries should be mailed to: Potomac Chamber of Commerce, Inc., 9812 Falls Road, Suite 114, Box 320, Potomac, Md. 20854.