is a known to most for his
forecasting of weather on WNEM but on May 19 he
will be in the spotlight for a different reason.United Way of Bay County
will honor Jylha
as the recipient of the Distinguished Service Award at their Annual Meeting held at 11:30am at The Grand, Essexville.
This award is given each year to an individual or group of individuals who demonstrate exemplary leadership in voluntarism and service to their community.Jylha
is a resident of Bay City and a long-serving volunteer with many community groups including: Historical Society of Bay County
, Rotary Club of Bay County
, Girl Scouts
of Mitten Bay
, Bay Area Chamber of Commerce
, Tall Ships
, United Way of Bay County and Friends of the State Theatre
.Jylha has taken a lead role acting as President of the Historical Society twice and the Program Chair for Rotary for three years.He
also volunteers his
talents as MC for a variety of community and fundraising events.
Those who wish to honor his
achievements are invited to attend the Annual Meeting and should RSVP United Way at 893-7508, $8 payable at the door.