(by Joyce Tumea) “A Care Bear come-to-life” could well describe Downers Grove resident Bruce Swanson, the Downers Grove Historical Society’s (DGHS) choice for the 2023 Montrew Dunham Award (MDA). “Caring”
Montrew Dunham Award
The Downers Grove Historical Society honors individuals who have made signficant contributions to Downers Grove. One of the three awards is the Montrew Dunham Award. It was created in 2019 to recognize individuals whose significant service and contributions to the Village of Downers Grove have earned them a place in its history, following in the footsteps of noted teacher, author, historian, and community volunteer, Montrew Dunham.