Application Deadline Extended - Brother Ray Award

The Montgomery County Family and Children First Council is seeking nominations of qualified candidates to be considered for the 2018 Brother Raymond L. Fitz, S.M. Award.  The award will be given at a luncheon held on March 9, 2018. 

The application deadline has been extended to Friday, December 29, 2017 by 5:00 p.m.

“The nomination committee is seeking an active community member who has demonstrated a commitment to achieving positive results for the children and families with whom they work, who recognizes the value of teamwork, and who has persevered for the long haul and accomplished a lasting impact,” noted Tom Kelley, Assistant County Administrator-Human Services for Montgomery County.

The Council established this award to honor Brother Raymond L. Fitz, S.M., former president of the University of Dayton, for his years of leadership and service to the community.  Brother Fitz served as the first chair of the Council from 1996 to 1999. The Montgomery County Family and Children First Council coordinates human services programs across the county.

The nomination deadline is Friday, December 29, 2017 at 5:00 p.m.  Nomination forms are available at the Human Services Planning & Development Department, 451 West Third Street, 9th Floor, P.O. Box 972, Dayton, Ohio 45422 (phone 937-496-7154), or go to