Moorhead seeking nominations for the MoorHeart award
This award recognizes those that “go above and beyond to demonstrate community within our City by their actions and service."
MOORHEAD — The city is seeking nominations for the MoorHeart award, an award which recognizes the people and organizations that make Moorhead a great place to live.
This award is given to those that “go above and beyond to demonstrate community within our City by their actions and service,” according to a release sent by the city of Moorhead.
Information on how to nominate someone for the MoorHeart award is available on the city’s website .
All nominations are welcome, according to the city. Anyone that demonstrates community in the city is a welcomed nominee.
Award recipients from 2022 include:
- Artist and business owner Kim Jore
- Environmental advocates River Keepers
- Business advocacy group Moorhead Business Association
- Pollinator garden creators Eric Bailly and Amy Anderson
- Youth mental health program founders Lezlee Bertie and Amber Ferrie
- Non-profit founder and community activist Destiny Holiday
- Smile-bringer John Cunningham
- Community organizer Resilient Moorhead
- Teacher and community historian Brian Cole
- Community supporters The FM Legion Riders
A piece of art, commissioned from Moorhead-based artist Karman Rheault, is given to those who receive this award.
Award recipients are chosen by a team composed of volunteer members from city boards and commissions.