- Category: Community Columns
- Published: Friday, 13 January 2017 09:03
He's a consummate professional who owns and operates a busy and successful local business. He's married and raising a young family. He doesn't really have a lot of spare time. The fact is, he uses most of his spare time making a difference. James Murdock is the Moose Jaw & District Chamber of Commerce - 800 CHAB Citizen of the Year.
James was awarded for his tireless work with the Moose Jaw Health Foundation and a number of other organizations. He's a leader who provides direction and makes good things happen.
Hunger in Moose Jaw is our Group of the Year. The skeleton staff at that local operation teams up with dedicated volunteers to support local families with good nutrition for our children. They've been doing it for years - literally feeding our future.
You know, the list of nominees for the awards this year was probably the most impressive I've ever seen. The winners, the nominees, are doing good things to make life better for all of us in Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan - The Friendly City.
Many thanks to all of you. You make me proud to call Moose Jaw home.