The 75th Annual Seattle First Citizen Award Banquet honoring Lenny Wilkens will be held at the Seattle Aquarium on Wednesday June 5, 2013.
First Citizen has recognized and honored the outstanding community leaders who have served the needs of our communities and the people of Seattle and King County for the past 75 years.
SEATTLE KingCounty REALTORS® announces its
2013 First Citizen - Lenny Wilkens
Press release (pdf)
First Citizen recipients hail from humanitarian organizations, charitable and educational institutions, art groups, environmental causes and other civic endeavors. They represent a cross-section of the prominent leaders and unsung heroes whose good deeds have touched so many lives in our communities and have encouraged others to do more. Read more for a complete list.
In 1939, the years of economic hardships of the Great Depression had taken a toll on the public morale of the people of Seattle. In response, REALTORS® sought to improve public sentiment and our local economy by drawing attention to the positive community work taking place.