Kyle Caldwell, Mike Fredericks, Yumi, Chelsea, and Kevin Hughes /  February 20, 2004

Onekama School Receives Governor's Service Award

Onekama Consolidated School District was honored at the Manistee County Economic Council and Chamber Alliance Dinner at the Little River Conference Center.  Onekama District was the only school to receive the 2003 Governor's Service Award.

Middle School student Chelsea and her mom

Elementary Student Yumi with her dad

High School senior Mike and his Dad

Speaker Kyle Caldwell, director Michigan Community Service Commission

A recorded message from Michigan's First Gentleman Daniel Mulhern

Elaine Bush, 4-H, and Karen Peabody, Onekama School Service Learning Coordinator

Michigan State Representative, David Palsrok (right) recognized Onekama School District with a Michigan Tribute Certificate held by Kevin Hughes (elementary principal), along with Mike F., Yumi B, and Chelesa M.



Keynote speaker and Executive Director of the Michigan Community Service Commission reads the Certificate for Exemplary efforts involving over 25 service projects implemented in the last five years.  This was followed by video remarks from the 1st Gentleman, Daniel Mulhern.
Kyle Cadwell (left) awards the 2003 Governor's Service Award Certificate, Trophy and State Farm Recognition Service-Learning Plaque  to Mike F., representing the High School, Yumi B. representing the elementary and Chelesa M. representing the middle school student bodies and Milt Whitmore, Onekama School Board President.