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Pokorney Wins Headley Award

June 17, 2010

Jim Pokorney, 2010 Marston Headley Service Above Self Award winner.

Jim Pokorney was named winner of the Northfield Rotary Club’s 2010 Marston Headley Service Above Self Award. Cited for his tireless work as a Northfield City Council Member, active participation in his church and willingness to jump in wherever his help is needed. Jim has been a member of the Northfield Rotary Club since 1997.

The Marston Headley Service above Self Award is given each year to a member of the club who has given of their time and energy to make the club a success and to recognize strong involvement in the community. Started by Rotary International 30 years ago, the Northfield chapter began to award it in 1988.  About a decade ago, the local award was renamed in honor of Marston Headley, a long-time member, past club president and secretary for many years.