Congratulations to the following North Star Leaders who received recognition at this year's annual district dinner.
Northern Lights Award - this award is given by units to recognize outstanding leaders: Victor Lauersdor - P110, Jack Raymond - P114, Stacey Wittrup - P405, Blake Deatherage - T574, Steven Bristow - P713, Amy Rodgers - P713, Sarah Ezell - T753, TamiLynn Jackson - P753, Ahmed Budhwani - T758, Shair Hakemy - T758, Ambreen Hassan - P758, Murad Kheraj - P758, Albert Williams - T787, Bobby Lour - T829, Sasha Smith - P829, Sarah Dornback - C874, Darcy Voigt - T874, Michael Valtierra - T876, Betsy Clark - T876, Carolyn Warman - P900, Erika Peters - P1213 and Gary Demske - P8888
Akela Award - this award is given by NS District to honor outstanding Cub Scout volunteers who have demonstrated the highlest levels of leadership and guidance to their units, to the district and to the Scouting program: Saul Freedenbert - P114, Chris Jones - P735, Dr. Yasmin Tejani Thomas - P758 and Nik Stanoscheck - P1213
Polaris Award - this award is given by NS District to honor outstanding Boy Scout volunteers who have demonstrated the highlest levels of leadership and guidance to their units, to the district and to the Scouting program: Scott Aldrich - T735 and Christina Brand - T876
District Merit Award: this is a council level award and the highest award a district can bestow to recognize outstanding district level service: Jeff Bleggi - T876 and Joel Oostenbrug - T753
Silver Beaver - this is a national level award that recognizes registered Scouters of exceptional character who have provided distinguished service within a council : Howard Gurnas - T874
Nickie Rorth Lac Award: this is a North Star District Award in memory and honor of the late Nickie Rorth Lac. This award is given to a Scouter who demonstrates the highest level of Scout spirit as demonstrated by Nickie - Kirk French - T874