2015 Citizen, Young Citizen and Organization of the Year

2015 Volunteer Recognition Awards 

At its annual Volunteer Recognition Awards, held on February 17, 2016, at the Shannon Community Center, the City of Dublin announced its 2015 Citizen, Young Citizen, and Organization of the Year.

The purpose of the awards is to recognize outstanding individuals and groups who have contributed to the quality of life in Dublin this past year.  The Young Citizen of the Year recognizes the volunteer service of Dublin's youth in 1st through 12th grade. Nomination criteria for both the Citizen and Young Citizen of the Year Awards are based on the Dublin Integrity In Action’s 10 Characteristics:
  • Caring
  • Cooperation
  • Doing One's Best
  • Giving
  • Honesty
  • Positive Attitude
  • Respectfulness
  • Responsibility
  • Self-Discipline
  • Trustworthiness
2015 Winners
2015 Citizen of the Year
 Terri Dyer
2015 Organization of the Year
 Tri-Valley YMCA
2015 Young Citizen of the Year
 Nicole Chen
Mayor's Award
OneDublin.org
James & Mary Morehead, and Michael & Katherine Utsumi
This is a special award that the Mayor presents to those 
whom he believes have worked tirelessly on behalf of the Dublin community in the past year.
Mayor's Legacy Award
George ZIka
This is a special award that the Mayor presents to
someone to recognize extraordinary, long-term dedication to the Dublin community.
The Organization of the Year received a $500 cash prize, and a $300 donation was given to both the Citizen and Young Citizen of the Year's favorite non-profit organization(s). Additionally, the winners of the Citizen, Young Citizen, and Organization of the Year will be recognized at the March 1, 2016, City Council meeting.

To read about the 2015 Volunteer Recognition nominees, please click a name below:
2015 Citizen Nominees
 Heather Whiting
2015 Young Citizen Nominees
None