2019 Spirit of America Tribute

  • The Auburn City Council is now accepting nominations for the 2019 Auburn Spirit of America Foundation Tribute for Outstanding Community Service. 

    During this, our 150th Anniversary year, we feel it is more important than ever to celebrate our amazing community.

    Please use the form below to nominate an Auburn resident, project or group that you feel deserves this honor. The City Council will review the nominations and select the 2019 recipient. The City of Auburn will honor and recognize the recipient at a Council meeting in April (National Volunteer Month).


    The Spirit of America Foundation is a 501(c)(3) public charity established in Augusta, Maine to encourage volunteerism and it allows the Spirit of America Foundation Tribute to be presented in the name of any Maine municipality. The first Spirit of America Foundation award was presented in1991. For more information on the Foundation, visit their website: http://spiroaf.com




Previous Auburn Recipients: 

2011 – Auburn Police Department Volunteers in Police Service (VIPS) Program

2012 – Good Shepherd Food Bank

2013 – Ken Blais

2014 – Tammy Willoughby

2016 – Tizz Crowley

2017 – Dan Bilodeau

2018 - Crystal Harnden and Gerald "Scott" Whalen