NU Service To Mankind Award 11 May 13

The New Ulm Sertoma Club has announced the 2013 recipient of the Service to Mankind Award. Carl “Red” Wyczawski will be presented the award during a banquet in his honor on Thursday, May 16th at the New Ulm Country Club. Tickets to the banquet can be purchased at the New Ulm Chamber of Commerce office. Wyczawski moved to New Ulm in the 1950s, and was elected mayor in 1970, serving 6 terms covering 24 years. He was involved in the dedication of Schonlau Park and the building of the Glockenspiel, and also oversaw the development of many of New Ulm’s recreational facilities. Red has also served on numerous other organizations over the years, and was inducted into the Minnesota Amateur Baseball Hall of Fame last year.