Mayor's Award

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The Mayor's Award honors outstanding individuals, neighborhood groups and organizations/businesses making a positive impact on the Dayton community through various activities (nominees must be located within the Dayton city limits).

Award Winners for 2017

  • Family Friendly:  An organization that supports employees through family-friendly policies. Honoree - Porter Wright
  • Community Service:  An individual or organization performing extraordinary service to the community. Honoree - Scott Murphy.  
  • Giving Back to Neighborhoods:  An individual or neighborhood group supporting and inspiring their neighborhood. Honoree - Nicole Carver-Wishart. 
  • Education Champion:  An individual or organization working to provide a brighter future for our children. Honoree - Pat Meadows.  
  • Workforce Pipeline:  An individual or organization promoting skill or trade development in students. Honoree - The Victory Project
A three-member committee (a community member, a business representative and a City official) selects one winner in each category. Winners are recognized at a Dayton City Commission meeting and featured in a special video production.