RACINE — Fourth Fest of Greater Racine is accepting nominations for a new award in honor of the late Mark “Mr. Racine” Eickhorst called the Spirit of Racine Award. Eickhorst was a strong supporter of Fourth Fest and a fixture in the Racine community for years. He played a big part in the community hosting “It’s All About Racine” on WRJN (1400 AM).
Fourth Fest of Greater Racine would like to celebrate Eickhorst’s memory by selecting a recipient each year who shows the spirit of Racine.
Nominees for this award should show positivity, service and passion about Racine and strive to make this community the best it can be. Nominations are due May 1 and must include no more than a one-page explanation on how the nominee satisfies the criteria. Also include the name and contact information of the nominee and the person submitting the nomination.
Nomination forms can be found online at www.racine4thfest.org. Nominations can be submitted to Fourth Fest of Greater Racine, 300 Fifth St., Racine, WI, 53403.