Distinguished Service Awards Banquet

The Brainerd Jaycees, in partnership with Brainerd Community Action, are proud to sponsor the Brainerd Area Distinguished Service Awards (DSA). This year’s event will be held on October 25, 2018 at the NP Event Space in the Northern Pacific Center in Brainerd. A social will begin at 6:30PM with dinner served at 7:00PM, and awards will follow.

The DSA is an evening of community & celebration honoring residents of the Brainerd Lakes Area for their outstanding service. We’ll be honoring residents in 9 different categories, including:

  • Outstanding Non-profit of the Year
  • Outstanding Agribusiness Person of the Year
  • Outstanding Child Care Provider of the Year
  • Outstanding Educator of the Year
  • Outstanding Community Service Provider of the Year
  • Outstanding Youth Volunteer of the Year
  • Outstanding Young Citizen of the Year
  • Outstanding Senior Volunteer of the Year
  • Outstanding Citizen of the Year

The DSA was started in 1999 to honor Brainerd Lakes citizens who have served their community in a variety of capacities. Derived from the Ten Outstanding Young Americans Program, the DSA typically honors 10 individuals. For more information about the event, you  can “like” our Facebook page