South Dundas Awards of Excellence returns for second year — but virtually

MORRISBURG — Nominations open Sept. 9 for the Municipality of South Dundas’s second annual Awards of Excellence, and everyone is encouraged to nominate a business, organization or individual who they feel is deserving of this recognition.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the 2020 Awards will be presented to the winners virtually.

“After the success of our Inaugural event in 2019, our Economic Development Committee is thrilled to be returning with the second annual Awards of Excellence,” said Economic Development Officer Rob Hunter. “Our local businesses play a vital role in our community and create a vibrant local economy. These awards recognize the dedication and passion of our local entrepreneurs and professionals.”

The Awards recognize and celebrate growth and success in South Dundas, shining a spotlight on the success stories of local businesses and individuals who are contributing to the growth of the community.

The eight award categories include: Agricultural Leadership Award; Business of the Year Award; Community Builder Award; Green Award, Innovation Award; New Business Award; Tourism Award; and Young Professional Award.

Deadline for nominations is Oct. 1.

Get the necessary forms and more information at the municipality’s website. Also contact Hunter at or 613-543-2673.

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