The Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) at Douglass Community Services recently honored 11 volunteers who had completed yearly milestones of RSVP volunteer service.

The Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) at Douglass Community Services recently honored 11 volunteers who had completed yearly milestones of RSVP volunteer service.

RSVP volunteers who were honored and their years of volunteer service included:

25 years of service

Joan Foutes

10 years of service

Jerry Johnson Connie Roberts

5 years of service

Rosemary Barnes Mary Behrens Richard Alan Coughenour Paula Crane Marsha Jansen William Pearson Orville Stuck, Jr. Bonnie Sutton

“It is always an honor to give special attention to our senior adult volunteers who have the fortitude to continue with volunteer activities for multiple years,” said Stacey Nicholas, RSVP Director. “The extreme dedication that they demonstrate speaks highly of the generation and makes a vital impact on their communities.”

Partially funded by the Corporation for National and Community Service, RSVP enriches the lives of senior adults through significant community volunteer service and personal development. RSVP encourages seniors to volunteer their talents, experiences, skills, and hobbies to community not-for-profit agencies for the betterment of those agencies and the community as a whole. RSVP at Douglass Community Services is a United Way Agency.