Valentine Lady nominations and Valentine Card designs are being accepted now thru November 20.

By Chuck Gibson (From Meredith Taylor, LMRCA Program Director)

LOVELAND, OH (October 15, 2020) – The Little Miami River Chamber Alliance (LMRCA) is requesting nominations for the 2021 Valentine Lady and Valentine Card Design

2020 Valentine’s Lady Debbie Murray (Chuck Gibson-File)

The LMRCA is excited about the recent kick-off of the 2021 Valentine Program in cooperation with the Valentine Committee.  The Committee, chaired by Patricia Furterer, is comprised of many past Valentine Ladies along with other representatives from Loveland. They’re now accepting nominations for the 2021 Valentine Lady.

A Valentine Lady nominee is a woman who has distinguished herself in community, school, and family endeavors.  The Valentine Lady serves as official spokesperson for the Valentine Program throughout the Loveland area to help LMRCA make the 2021 Valentine Program a success.

Nominees must reside in the Loveland area zip code (45140), and be able to work with the Chamber January 2, 2021 through the end of February 2021. The duties include stamping Valentine cards, visiting area schools, businesses, and other community organizations. The Valentine Lady will also participate several events in the area throughout the year.  



Lilly Hummer with her winning 2020 Valentine Card Design displayed (Chuck Gibson-File)

The annual chamber Valentine Program also offers the Ohio Sweetheart City Valentine Card Design Contest:

Get your creative juices flowing and don’t miss the opportunity to compete in the LMRCA Annual Valentine Card Design Contest.  All Tri-State area artists, photographers, high school students, and interested persons are encouraged to participate by designing a card which illustrates the image of love and Valentine’s Day, then include the signature slogan: “There is nothing in this world so sweet as love”, and submit your original artwork to the Little Miami River Chamber Alliance.  

Loveland Valentine Ladies and Valentine Card Design winner at 2020 Kick-off (Chuck Gibson)

Send your Valentine Lady nominations and card designs to:

Little Miami River Chamber Alliance, 113 Karl Brown Way Floor #2, Loveland,OH 45140

  • Nominations and card designs must be received at the Chamber office by November206, 2020. All nominees will be recognized at the Valentine Kick-off on January 9, 2021 and the annual Valentine Breakfast on February 12, 2021.

For additional information, please contact:  

  • CeeCee Collins, President/CEO –                                      
  • Meredith Taylor, Program Director –