The Kiwanis Club recognized Don Grimsley of Gainesville as the recipient of the John W. Jacobs, Jr. Youth Service Award at its 94th annual banquet March 19.
Since coming to Gainesville in 2003, Grimsley has worked with Boy Scout Troops 16 and 3 as an assistant scoutmaster and served on the Eagle Review Board.
In addition to his work with scouting, Grimsley has worked with the Spina Bifida Association of Georgia, as the statistician for the North Hall Middle School basketball team, and with the Watch D.O.G.S. program, which works to increase the presence of fathers and father figures in schools.
Don and his wife, Mary, live in Gainesville with their four children.
Compiled from Kiwanis press release.