United Way of Van Wert County’s Executive Director, Vicki Smith, was honored to receive the Ray Miller Award for 2022 at the Van Wert Chamber of Commerce’s Cheers to 100 Years Annual Dinner on March 9th, 2022.
“This is a very prestigious award, and I don’t feel deserving, but tonight was very humbling. I just want to say thank you to my United Way Board and all the businesses that give me the opportunity to give back to my community.” Vicki Smith, United Way Executive Director.
The Ray Miller Award honors the Chamber Person of the Year. Recipient must be a Van Wert County resident that is affiliated with the Chamber or a chamber member business who has shown a strong commitment to the community through volunteer work, participation in community organizations and outstanding service to our community in the year 2021. Smith received this award from dear friend, and last year’s award winner, Mitch Price.