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The Arts Alive Ralph Ursel Award for Volunteerism

The Arts Alive Ralph Ursel Award for Volunteerism recognizes anGeorge Elliott individual who has volunteered extensively in arts, culture and/or heritage activities and whose contribution has made a demonstrated impact on our community.  The recipient of the Award this year, is George Elliott.

George Elliott was nominated for his commitment to the Acton Citizens Band, for the musical education he has provided to interested youth and adults and for his involvement in the Heritage sector.  George has volunteered countless hours to make the Band an award-winning jewel of our community.  He has that wonderful gift that enables him to work well with young and old alike and does so with great warmth and respect.  George is also the organist/choir leader at Trinity United Church, a founding member of Heritage Acton and a master storyteller in his own right.  In short - we need more Georges!