Donner Summit Area Association accepting nominations for and#8216;Community Person of the Yearand#8217; | SierraSun.com

Donner Summit Area Association accepting nominations for and#8216;Community Person of the Yearand#8217;

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SODA SPRINGS, Calif. and#8212; Donner Summit Area Association is accepting nominations for the Community Person of the Year for 2011. Any person who has contributed to the Summit community in any way is eligible. Nominations can be submitted to collection boxes at Donner Summit businesses, via e-mail at CommunityVIP@DonnerSummitAreaAssociation.org, or http://www.DonnerSummitAreaAssociation.org. Nominations are due by June 21, 2011. The winner will be announced at the Annual Community Picnic on Saturday, July 2. DSAA developed the Community Person of the Year award in 2008 as a way to build community and to recognize the outstanding efforts of the communityand#8217;s most ardent supporters. It takes many people working together to create a strong community, but there are always particular people who make special contributions. Past recipients of the award are Jennifer Montgomery, Norm Sayler and Patricia Malberg.

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