Grandma's Marathon is grateful for their numerous volunteers that put in countless hours before, during and after the race.  For years, they have recognized, a public employee or elected official that is worthy of  receiving the prestigious Rudy Perpich Public Service Award.  Who will you nominate this year??

Public nominations are being accepted for the 2013 Rudy Perpich Public Service Award through Friday, April 12.

Nominees can be any current or former public employee or elected official who has exhibited dedication to Grandma's Marathon by contributing time, energy and service to the annual running of the event.

In 2006, Grandma's Marathon created the Rudy Perpich Public Service Award, named after the late Minnesota governor who was a tremendous supporter of the annual event.

Up to three individuals will be chosen to receive the 2013 award and will be honored at a ceremony on Thursday, June 20 at 7 a.m. at Duluth’s Radisson Hotel. For ticket details or more information, call (218) 727-0947.

Nominees may be any current or former public employee or elected official who has exhibited dedication to Grandma's Marathon by contributing time, energy and service to the annual running of the event.  More information is available at www.GrandmasMarathon.com or by calling (218) 727-0947.