The Lamar Awards Committee made it recommendations to the Principle Officers of the Lodge and received the go ahead to make its final recommendations to the brethren of the Lodge at the March 18, 2015 Stated Meeting. The committee recommend that the awards go to the Educators and a Student at a CCISD Elementary School. This school has been very active in the community and has participated in several programs conducted by Del Mar Lodge. The entire school is committed to the wellbeing of the students, teachers, staff, parents and the community it serves. It received overwhelming endorsements from everyone contacted, and a unanimous vote of the brethren.
The nominations proposed were for the Principal, Nurse, Librarian and an exemplary student. The Principal was notified in person by the Chairman of the Committee, and asked to notify the other nominates. The nominates have until April 7, 2015 to accept the nomination and submit the required documentation to the Lodge. Once those acceptances are received along with the required documents, the Awardees will be announce on Del Mar Lodge's various social media sites. A tentative date has been set for Friday, May 29, 2015 for the Awards to be presented at the school during an assembly at 9:00 a.m. Friends, family and colleagues will be invited by the school. CCISD Central Administration has been invited to be represented. Del Mar Lodge plans on having its officers, members and family members present. The local media will be invited to broadcast the event to the Coastal Bend Community. There will be light refreshments served.