George Brush is shown here receiving his plaque and ribbon as the 17th Hixson fellow in the Patchogue Club. Mr. Brush who has been a Kiwanian for 21 years and is a Past President and currently director of his club, earned his honor with strong and reliable service. The award was presented to him by Diamond Hixson Fellow, Walter Ladick Jr. and the other Hixson fellows of the club. Observing the proceedings from the left in the back row are also Hixson Fellow Past Presidents, Glen Charvat, Jeffrey Vollmuth, Edward Hughes, Angelo Tarantino, Paul Vaas, George Hoag and Thomas Keegan, Jr.. The ceremony took place at Patchogue’s installation banquet held at Lombardi’s On the Bay.