Congratulations Ray & Linda Matuza – Gus Craig Award Winners
The Salvation Army of St. Johns County has named M. Raymond and Linda Matuza as the 19th Annual Gus Craig Award recipients for 2016.
The Gus Craig Award was introduced by the Salvation Army in 1998. The award is intended to recognize longtime residents who have contributed to the community and upheld the ideas, morals and Christian teachings of The Salvation Army.
Past recipients of the Gus Craig Award include Craig, the first recipient in 1998; Flagler College Chancellor William L. Proctor; Hamilton Upchurch, attorney and former state legislator; John D. Bailey Sr., a St. Augustine businessman and former mayor; and civic leader and community volunteer Sue Hale. The ceremony honoring the award recipients will be Sept. 29 at the Casa Monica Hotel.