The Michigan Farmers Market Association (MIFMA) was honored to receive the 2017 Key Partner Award during the Michigan State University Extension Celebration at Ford Field in Detroit, MI on Tuesday, October 24. The MSU Extension Key Partner award recognizes those who have helped create, improve, support and/or promote MSU Extension programs. A reception began at 5:30 p.m. with dinner and an awards ceremony following from 6:45 – 9:00 p.m. The evening celebration included time for attendees to enjoy activities down on the turf of Ford Field, such as attempting to kick a field goal!
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Mike Finegan (MIFMA Board of Directors – Vice President), Dru Montri (MIFMA Executive Director), Julie Darnton (MIFMA Board of Directors – President and MSUE Educator), Amanda Shreve (MIFMA Program Director), Emily Beutel (MIFMA Design and Branding Specialist), Kendra Wills (MIFMA Volunteer and MSUE Educator) and Garrett Ziegler (MSUE Educator).
MIFMA Executive Director, Dru Montri accepts Key Partner Award from MSUE Director, Jeff Dwyer.