2017 Citizen of the Year - Kathy Irwin
Congratulations to Kathy Irwin who has been honoured as the 2017 Citizen of the Year. She was selected by a committee of Grasslands FCSS. She will be honoured at a banquet on April 21, 2017 at the Heritage Inn. In addition to being the Grasslands Innovations coordinator, Kathy has spent many years volunteering in the City of Brooks and the County of Newell. She has been recognized for her volunteer time with Canadian Tire Jumpstart Program, the Food Bank, Ashton’s Place, Brooks and District Resiliency Committee, Brooks Bandits, Feed our Future, and countless other community groups. Kathy sees a light in every situation and her goal is to find the small lights and make them shine even brighter.