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Nominations open for the Flash Family Inspirational award

Mercer Island Youth & Family Services is seeking nominations from the Island community for the Flash Family Inspirational Award.

This award is given to a Mercer Island senior each summer who exemplifies the spirit of good sportsmanship or community leadership, and who possesses an optimistic attitude and friendly demeanor while acting as a role model for others.

The FFIA Award is open to seniors who are 55 years and older. The recipient of this award will be honored in the Mercer Island Summer Celebration Parade, and will ride in a vehicle as one of the Hometown Heroes.

If you would like to nominate a friend, a colleague or your neighbor, please complete the form and return it to Youth & Family Services, 2040 – 84th Ave SE, Mercer Island WA 98040. The forms are located at several places on Mercer Island, including: Mercer Island Community & Event Center, the library, or City Hall.

The deadline for submissions is Saturday, June 15. If you have questions or comments about the Flash Family Inspirational Award, please call Cindy Goodwin at 206.275.7749.

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