THE PROVERBS - AWARDS RECEIVED
Dave & Kathy Daw of the Proverbs received the "CGMA LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD" for their outstanding contributions to the advancement of Gospel Music In Canada.
Several of the Proverbs recordings have also been CGMA Covenant Award winners for "Best Album", "Best Album Production" and "Best Cover Design".
Kathy Daw was voted favourite or best female vocalist of the year by the members of CGMA numerous times.
The Proverbs have been honoured by the Canadian Gospel Music Association - voted as "Canada's Top Mixed Gospel Group" more than a dozen times.
In 1973 The Proverbs were selected by the Oak Ridge Boys to represent Canada at the International Festival of Gospel Song, in Nashville, Tennessee... following their performance, they were made honorary citizens of the state of Tennessee by the honorable Winfield Dunn, Governor of Tennessee.
In 1970 the Proverbs received the F.M. Monier Award for best gospel group in Kingston, Ontario in a contest judged by "the Couriers" from Harrisville, PA.
In 1969 the Proverbs took second place in the amateur contest at the "Toronto All Night Sing" hosted by Harold Lossing, at Massey Hall.