McHENRY – Joe Meyer won the 2013 Frank E. Low Award, the McHenry Area Chamber of Commerce’s highest honor accorded to an individual for distinguished community service.
Meyer will be presented with the Frank E. Low Award at the Chamber’s annual dinner dance Jan. 25 at D’Andrea Banquets & Conference Center.
Meyer has been coaching youth basketball for the past 20 years and is still coaching the eighth-grade Travelers team. He served on the Travelers team board for 10 years. Meyer volunteers his time to get all of the sponsors for the teams in the McHenry Baseball Association, and he secures the volunteers for coaching.
Meyer has spent 15 years on the Fiesta Days Committee, assisting the McHenry Area Chamber with this community event, and he has helped the Rotary Blues Brews and BBQ for the past two years.