Nominations sought for fest ambassador

FERDINAND — The Ferdinand Heimatfest is seeking the communities’ help in choosing the ambassador(s) for the 2020 Ferdinand Heimatfest sponsored by MasterBrand Cabinets.

For consideration, the nominee(s) must be someone who has given generously in their time to help promote Ferdinand. Anyone can nominate an individual or couple to be considered for selection.

To submit a nomination, send a letter listing the nominee’s name(s), along with a short statement as to why this individual or couple is deserving the honor. Letters of nomination may be mailed via conventional mail to the Ferdinand Heimatfest Committee c/o Ambassador, P.O. Box 133, Ferdinand IN 47532 or by email to Sue Fink at Nominations must be received by Monday, May 4.

The Ferdinand Heimatfest Ambassador will be chosen at the committee’s May meeting and announced shortly after that. This year’s festival will be held Friday and Saturday, June 19 and 20, at the Ferdinand Community Center.

For more information, visit or visit the festival’s Facebook page.

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