​​Beaverton Special Events

A qualified​ nominee must be a current resident of Beaverton and/or its surrounding area who is or has been recognized as being involved in multiple volunteer or community activities. He/she must be someone who encourages citizenship and stewardship of the community for its betterment.

​To nominate someone, contact Harold Lodwick Citizenship Award in writing or via email, naming your nominee, the reasons for the nomination including his/her past and present volunteer and community participation, along with his/her contact information. Also include your contact information.

Send in writing to:

Harold Lodwick Citizenship Award

c/o Beaverton Special Events

PO Box 125, Beaverton, On, L0K 1A0

Via email:


​Entries must be received no later than June 1

​Annual Fun Run

​The Lodwick Annual Fun Run is a fundraising 5K run or walk. Participants may dress up in costume to do the course and it is followed by a BBQ. All proceeds go directly into the Harold Lodwick Citizenship Award Fund.



​This award was initiated in 2009 to recognize the outstanding contributions of Harold Lodwick to the community and will be presented to a "citizen of Beaverton or surrounding area who has demonstrated the spirit of volunteerism and community pride that was so much a part of the life of Harold". To read more about this award and its impact on the community click here.

​The award is presented by Beaverton Special Events each year during the July 1 Canada Day Celebrations

​Harold Lodwick Citizenship Award

Congratulations to the 2018 Winner, Jeanette Tierney

Annual Beaverton award named for former councillor. News Article Link Here

Photo by Cyndi Shaffer