SIOUX CITY -- Cosmopolitan International, a multinational nonprofit dedicated to curing diabetes, recently bestowed several awards on its Sioux City chapter.
Richard Gordon, a member of the Sioux City club, was the recipient of the 2016-17 Patrick J. Hodgins Distinguished Member Award. This award is presented to a member who has served the club for more than 10 calendar years and is an accomplished member.
Gordon has been a member for 40 years and has pitched in on most of his chapter's community service projects over that span.
The Sioux City chapter also received The Big C Award and a presidential award in the category of "Rebuilding Friendships."
This year's convention was held July 27-29 in Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada.