Your NTC president, Keith Bridger, and NTC director of operations, Rob Wright who sadly passed away in early February, together won the Nelson Citizen of the Year. Keith wanted to posthumously nominate Robbie for his drive, passion, and ability to motivate others, and Robbie, before he died, expressed his desire to nominate Keith for his volunteerism, sheer determination to get things done, and leadership. Unbeknownst to both, the hockey and tennis communities came together to jointly nominate them. As the Nelson Star wrote: “They went on to become an unstoppable force in fundraising, organizing and building the new courts at LVR.” Read the whole article

NTC volunteers jointly win Citizen of the Year, 2021