Florida Citrus Hall of Fame seeks nominees

Nominations are now being sought for potential inductees to the Florida Citrus Hall of Fame, with induction ceremonies scheduled to take place on Friday, March 6, 2015 at Florida Southern College in Lakeland. The luncheon is co-sponsored by Florida Citrus Mutual and the Florida Department of Citrus.

Eligible nominees for the Hall of Fame are those distinguished leaders who have made significant contributions to the Florida citrus industry in any of the following fields: pioneers, harvesting, packing, processing, marketing, scientific and/or educational areas.

The deadline for nominations is November 1, 2014 and all nominations should include a summary of the nominee’s accomplishments, letters of support from industry members and a photo.

Nomination forms are available by contacting Brenda Eubanks Burnette at (561) 351-4314 or by visiting the Florida Citrus Hall of Fame web site at www.FloridaCitrusHallofFame.com.

Completed applications must include a photo and should be e-mailed to [email protected] Hard copies should be sent to Florida Citrus Hall of Fame, 411
East Orange Street, Lakeland, FL 33801.