Chamber of Commerce
Award winners, front (left to right):  Luann Nichols (representing Dixon Caring Center as Business of the Year), and Entertainer of the Year Jayce Hurst; back row:  Christie Russell representing the A+ Program as Organization of the Year, Educator of the Year Michael Phillips, Adam Buchmeier (representing Dixon Lions Club as Honorary Membership to Chamber of Commerce), Tom Cromwell (representing Dixon Caring Center as Honorary Membership to Chamber of Commerce), and Volunteer of the Year Rhonda Maddox.
Award winner:  Citizen of the Year Doug Dake
The Dixon Area Chamber of Commerce held its annual awards dinner on April 12, 2012, at the Dixon Senior Citizens Center.  Awards were presented to individuals/organizations/businesses in six different categories.  The winners were voted on by the community via voting forms made available at designated chamber businesses.  The 2012 award winners are as follows:

Citizen on the Year - Doug Dake

Volunteer of the Year - Rhonda Maddox  

Business of the Year -
Dixon Caring Center

Educator of the Year - Michael Phillips

Organization of the Year - Dixon R-1 Schools' A+ Program

Entertainer of the Year - Jayce Hurst

Honorary Membership to Chamber of Commerce - Dixon Lions Club

Honorary Membership to Chamber of Commerce - Dixon Caring Center