Jack Burney Community Service Award


The Jack Burney Award honors G. Jackson Burney and those who improve the Davidson community through unselfish service over a lifetime.  Read more about the history of G. Jackson Burney and how the award came into being here.


The Town of Davidson highly values community service, but do you know someone who has gone the extra mile to positively impact the town and its residents?  If so, we want to know!

Please use this ONLINE form to nominate a Davidson resident for the 2021 Burney Award, starting Tuesday, November 23 and concluding on Friday, December 31, 2021. 

Award Ceremony

Past Winners

Kay Houston Grand Marshall

Congratulations to 2020 recipient Karen Houston who was the Davidson Grand Marshall at the 39th North Mecklenburg Holiday Parade on Saturday, December 4, 2021.