PHOTOS: Helen Jameson honoured as Citizen of the Year

Jameson was awarded at the 53rd annual event on Friday.

Citizen of the Year Helen Jameson speaks at a banquet in her honour Friday.

Citizen of the Year Helen Jameson speaks at a banquet in her honour Friday.

A lifetime of caring for wildlife was recognized Friday as Helen Jameson accepted her Citizen of the Year honours.

Jameson was feted at a banquet held at St. Joseph’s School, which was hosted by Bob Hall and featured speakers such as Nelson-Creston MLA Michelle Mungall and city councillor Robin Cherbo as well as last year’s winner Susanne Raschdorf.

See below for photos of the event, which was held by the Knights of Columbus and the Nelson Star.