Nominations Sought for 'Illinoisans of the Day'
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) _ The Illinois State Fair Museum Foundation is looking for 10 people to honor as Illinoisans of the Day at the fair this August in Springfield.

The program recognizes Illinois residents who make a difference in their communities through hard work and a dedication to helping others.

Foundation board chair Pam Gray says nominating individuals for the honor is a great way to show appreciation for community leaders and volunteers.

The deadline for nominations is June 15, and the nomination form is available on the foundation's website.

The Illinois State Fair Museum Foundation is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to preserving the heritage, traditions and legacy of the Illinois State Fair for future generations, and its collections are on view during the fair.
05 17 13 by Newsroom
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