Congratulations to the Grosse Pointe Chamber of Commerce Pointer of Distinction Award Winners!
Youth Achievement: Rachel Harris and Joshua Rigotti
Community Service: Vicki Granger (Sarah Coates is sitting in for Vicki Granger in the photo).
Excellence in Business: LaLonde Jewelers
Excellence in Nonprofit Activity: Grosse Pointe Theatre
Thank you to our sponsors! Presenting Sponsor: St. John Hospital – Medical Center. Premier Sponsor: The Grosse Pointe & Harper Woods Health Alliance. Silver Sponsor: DTE Energy. Bronze Sponsors: Friends of the Grosse Pointe & Harper Woods Communities – Caliber Home Loans, Sarah Marchi, aka “Mortgage Marchi” – College Dolls with Cleaning Towels – American House – Henry Ford Health System – Churchill’s Bistro & Cigar Bar.
The Pointer of Distinction Awards are prestigious awards given annually to outstanding citizens and businesses in Grosse Pointe. The award is presented at the Chamber’s Annual Membership Dinner. Please call the Chamber to request a nomination form to nominate yourself, a student, resident, business or business owner. (313) 881-4722.
EXCELLENCE IN NONPROFIT ACTIVITY
Nominee must be a nonprofit organization that has made a significant contribution to the quality of life for Grosse Pointe residents over a long period of time.
EXCELLENCE IN BUSINESS
Nominee must be a business in Grosse Pointe that has shown outstanding performance and success in its industry. In addition, the nominee must have been a strong supporter of the Grosse Pointe community over a long period.
Nominee must be a student who lives in Grosse Pointe, currently is a junior or a senior in high school and excels academically as well as in extra-curricular activities. The nominee must also be actively involved in at least one community service organization or charitable activity.
Nominee must be a woman or man who resides in Grosse Pointe and who has made a significant positive impact on the Grosse Pointe community through his/her service over a long period of time and thereby has enhanced the quality of life for the residents of Grosse Pointe.