The Kiwanis Club of Rock Island has selected past club president Adam R. Bain as its 2012 recipients of the George F. Hixson Fellowship Award, one of the highest honors bestowed to a Kiwanis member.

Bain is the 31st member selected to receive the award in the Club’s 92-year history.

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He is a vice president at Blackhawk Bank & Trust Company in Milan. He graduated from Rock Island High School and Augustana College, Rock Island. Bain has been an active Kiwanis Club member since 2003. He and his wife, Katie, reside in Rock Island.

The Kiwanis Club of Rock Island has also made a $1,000 contribution in his name to the Kiwanis International Foundation Endowment.