Businessman, student named Hamilton’s Citizens of the Year

A businessman with an open chequebook for community causes and a Stoney Creek student with a flair for bringing people together are 2015’s Citizens of the Year.

Insurance broker Dan Lawrie will receive his awards at a Hamilton Chamber of Commerce reception March 31.

Lawrie called the latest award for his philanthropy “humbling” given the quality of previous winners.

“It’s very honouring and humbling to be recognized this way because there are so many great people in our community,” he said. “It’s very humbling to have 35 years of community involvement recognized like this.”

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