the neveu award dinner

The nominees and winner of this year's award will be announced at The Neveu Award dinner on Saturday, September 30 at Calvary Church in Irwin, Pennsylvania. The dinner will be a classy casual gathering (jeans and a nice shirt) in the LGR (Family Center) at Calvary and costs $10/person.  All proceeds will go to benefit the Norwin Chamber of Commerce Scholarship Foundation. At this dinner we will introduce each of this year’s nominees and announce the recipient of this year’s Neveu Award. We will present the recipient with their Neveu Award along with a check for $1,000.

the Neveu award

What is the Neveu Award? 

This award is to celebrate a person who lives in the Norwin community that is making a contribution to our community through their time, actions, talents and dedication. The honoree selected should be a role model for their dedication to serve the community and strive to make this a better place. 

The award will be presented on Saturday, September 30, 2017 by representatives of Calvary Church in Irwin, Pennsylvania with the hope of celebrating those that modeling outstanding community care and service in the Norwin Area.

The Criteria

Must be a resident of the Norwin School District a minimum of a year

They cannot be a member of Calvary Church • Must be 18 or older

A leader in the community

A person of outstanding character

Service has to have taken place within a year from the application deadline.

These are examples of what the selection committee will take into account when identifying the recipient of the award:

-Performed an extreme act of heroism.-

-Initiated extraordinary compassion through their sacrificial efforts.-

-Played a key role in bringing about measurable change to a significant problem in our community.-

-Invented or created something that contributes to the betterment of our community.-

All applications received are reviewed at the discretion of the selection committee.

No self-nominations.

What do Neveu Award winners receive? 

The winner of the Neveu Award will be announced and honored on Saturday, September 30, 2017 at a casual, but classy dinner for all nominees. The winner will receive the physical Neveu Award to display as well as a check for $1,000. Our hope is that this monetary gift will go toward continuing to fuel the passion and desire to serve others.

who is the neveu award named after?

The Neveu Award is named after the former Lead Pastor of Calvary Church, Pastor Todd Neveu. Pastor Todd passed away suddenly in February of 2011, but during his 13 years at Calvary, he modeled a passion for people and service in our community. While Pastor Todd’s life was a beacon of hope to everyone he touched, the goal of this award is not to put his life on a pedestal, but rather to celebrate a quality that he modeled in our community.

Application Process:

Completed applications need to be submitted no later than July 31, 2017 by mail to:

Calvary Church,
Attn: Neveu Award
8653 Pennsylvania Ave. 

Irwin, PA 15642

or by email to