Founders Award 2003-2004

The Almonte Civitan Club was awarded the Founders Award for 2003-2004.
This award, now called The Courtney Shropshire Outstanding Civitan Club Award, is the highest award presented to a club by Civitan International and is very prestigious.  It is awarded annually to the most accomplished Civitan club in the areas of community service, charitable activities, and overall club involvement and fellowship.

District Honour Key

Several Almonte Civitan members have been awarded The District Honour Key.

The highest honour in our district, this award is presented a Civitan member who has performed outstanding service to Civitan Canadian District East over a period of years.

Lloyd Connolly Peter Guthrie Rick Libbey
Ross Munro Eric Pottle  

District Honor Club

Several of our Presidents have led the Almonte Civitan Club to achieve the award of Honour Club within Canadian District East under their leadership.

  • Bill Lawrence
  • Ron Terpstra
  • others…

Club Honour Key

This award is the highest award presented at the club level.
Awarded for outstanding service to the Club.  This award is not necessarily presented each year.
Mandatory requirements for this award are as follows:

  • Must be a Club member in good standing for the last five completed years.
  • Must have held an executive position within the club, including Hall Committee, for three years.
  • Must be a holder of the “Civitan of the Year” award.
  • Must have chaired at least one Club project judged as a significant Club project.
  • Must have chaired or actively participated in at least three projects in the last Civitan year.
  • Must have always demonstrated the ideals of Civitan, practising service, fellowship and knowledge.
  • Must have shown to be dependable for working on Club projects during the past year
  • as judged by the Awards Committee.
Ross Munro Rene Poirier Bob Barker
Rob Burns Grant Chaplin Paul Cooney
Lloyd Connolly Rick Eppich Peter Guthrie
Rick Libbey Frank Lowe John Montgomery
Kevin Puddington Joan Sealy Ron Terpstra
Bruce Toshack Jack Toshack Ross Munro

Civitan of the Year

Bob Barker Clarence O’Meara John Beaubien
Rene Poirier Rob Burns Kevin Puddington
Lloyd Connolly Frank Pugliese Paul Cooney
Keith Stanley Rick Eppich Bob Stewart
Peter Guthrie Ron Terpstra Rick Libbey
Bruce Toshack Frank Low Jack Toshack
John Montgomery George Villeneuve Joan Sealey
George Metcalfe Eric Pottle Lorraine Mouland