The Pride & Progress Awards are
designed to recognize outstanding achievement and promote positive
awareness. The awards celebrate and acknowledge excellence,
innovation, initiative, community involvement and are a thank-you to
those who go the extra mile to make Logan County a great place to
live, work and play.
Awards will be presented during the
chamber annual dinner on Jan. 26 at the American Legion. All
nominations are due by Jan. 7.
are being given for:
Business of the Year, given to a
business that contributes to the community, shows innovation and
actively participates in events and projects within the
New Business of the Year, given to
a business that has opened in the last 12 months and brings
something new to the community, complementing and contributing
to the growth of Logan County.
Mike Abbott Volunteer of the Year,
given to a person who is involved, committed and goes the extra
mile, is dedicated and selfless for the betterment of the
Beautification Award, given to a
business that enhances, improves and transforms their corner of
the community into a more attractive place.
Excellence in Service, given to a business that demonstrates a
commitment to the community, its customers and its employees,
giving 100 percent always.
To be eligible to receive one of
the above awards, businesses or individuals must be members of the
Lincoln/Logan County Chamber of Commerce in good standing.
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You can nominate yourself or another
chamber business for any of the Pride & Progress Awards. Visit
for a link to make your
and a complete chamber
membership listing. The community is invited and encouraged to
make nominations for these awards.
Progress winners from annual dinner this year were:
Business of the Year -- Graue Inc.
New Business of the Year --
Mike Abbott Volunteer of the Year
-- Joe Fitzpatrick.
Beautification Award -- Lincoln
Excellence in Service Award --
NAPA Auto Parts.
Ambassador of the Year, Marcia Cook.
The chamber's annual dinner and the
Pride & Progress Awards are part of the chamber's mission to
advocate, support and unify local businesses of the prosperity of