Rotary, Recorder seek nominations for 25th Annual ‘Local Heroes Awards’


The Rotary Club of Ponte Vedra Beach and the Ponte Vedra Recorder are seeking nominations for the 25th Annual “Local Heroes Awards.”

Presented each spring, the Local Heroes Awards recognize individuals who give back to the community and reflect the spirit of the Rotary Club’s motto, “Service Above Self.” Suggested categories for which a person might be nominated include community service in the arts, education, the environment, vocational service, volunteerism and corporate community service. A youth category recognizes young people making a difference in the community.

Residents who know of an individual they believe is deserving of recognition as a “Local Hero” are encouraged to complete the nomination form and email it to Nomination forms may also be mailed to: Local Heroes Awards Committee, Rotary Club of Ponte Vedra Beach, PO Box 70, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32004. Deadline for submission of nominations is Thursday, May 4.

Award recipients will be recognized at the “Local Heroes Awards” reception to be held Thursday, May 25 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at Sawgrass Country Club.

For more information, contact Rotarian Jim Clark at (904) 296-1055 or