The Friends of Viborg Award
The Friends of Viborg Award was established in 2003 to honor an individual, family, or organization that has made a significant difference in the Viborg community.
The Leadership Luncheon is an invitation event that kicks off Danish Days each year. The occasion focuses on various accomplishments related to Viborg. The speakers for the luncheon vary with each year and the Friends of Viborg Award Recipient is honored.
This Year’s Winner
2022 Friends of Viborg Award Recipient: Viborg Ministerial Association
The Danish Vikings Days Committee is proud to announce that the Viborg Ministerial Association has been selected to receive the 2022 “Friends of Viborg” award. This year’s theme is “Building Faith, Community, and the Future.” The Friends of Viborg Award was established in 2003 to honor an individual, family, or organization that has made a significant difference in the Viborg community.
In conjunction with Danish Days (July 14th – 17th) there will be an open house at the Community Center on Sunday July 17 from 3:30 pm to 5:30 pm. Also during Danish Days, the Viborg Ministerial Association will be presented with the “Friends of Viborg Award” at Glood Park on Friday, July 15th at 7:30 pm.
- 2017 Lewis Family Drug
- 2016 Jones’ Food Center
- 2015 D.B.S Hall
- 2014 Southeastern Electric Cooperative, Inc.
- 2013 Viborg Enterprise
- 2012 Viborg Co-op Elevator Association
- 2011 Farmers Lumber Company
- 2010 Viborg Public School
- 2009 Pioneer Memorial Hospital & Health Services
- 2008 Viborg Volunteer Fire Department
- 2007 The Lund Theatre
- 2006 The Scandinavian Coop Creamery
- 2005 Robert & Ethel Ward Family
- 2004 Charles Jorgensen & Cena Glood Family
- 2003 The Kemper Family