Junior Woman's Club looking for Living Treasure nominations

The Junior Woman's Club of Milford, Inc., in conjunction with the Panel of Common Good, is seeking candidates for the 2013 Milford Living Treasures Award.

The award will be bestowed upon a candidate whose community service has enriched Milford and made it a better community in which to live. Candidates must be 65 years old or older, a current Milford resident and lived in Milford for a minimum of 10 years.

To nominate a candidate, people must submit the following information: Their name, telephone number and email address; nominee's name, address, telephone number, email address and date of birth and a statement as to why the nominee is a Living Treasure.

The statement should include a detailed resume of accomplishments and contributions that the nominee made to the city of Milford, such as volunteerism, organizations, awards won, club memberships and offices held.

Nominations must be mailed, postmarked no later than Feb. 28, to Jerilyn Shannon, Milford Living Treasure Program, Jr. Woman's Club of Milford, 91 Todd Drive, Milford, CT 06461.

The 2013 Living Treasure will be awarded this spring with a ceremony at City Hall. The Living Treasure will be awarded a book of his/her life, a personalized stepping stone, and their life history book will be added to the Milford Public Library. The mayor, family and friends will be invited to witness the program dedicated to the 2013 Milford Living Treasure recipient.

For information call or email Shannon with any questions, 203-913-1043 or mshanno3@optonline.net.