RSVP honors volunteers for years of service

For the Courier-Post
Posted: Jun. 21, 2019 5:02 pm

The Retired and Senior Volunteer Program at Douglass Community Services recently honored 33 volunteers who had completed yearly milestones of RSVP volunteer service.

Those RSVP volunteers honored and their years of volunteer service include:

30 years

Helen Long

20 years

Ellen Jean Reeves

15 Years

Rita Dry

10 Years

Ross Achord

Betty Anderson

Robert Crose

Sandi Crose

Earl Crutcher

Shirlee Lee

Violet McGinty

Gilda Powell

Donna Steeves

Bonnie Stephenson

Betty Todd

Marsha Whelan

5 years

Shirley Britt

Barbara Brown

Albert Chirillo

Donna Shadwell

Julie Walley

Morgan Whelan

1 year

Patricia Blackwell

Jody Daniels

Vicki Dudding

Becky Ferrell

Terry Goessling

Peter Grice

Jean Kane

Kathy Kroeger

Vernelle Massey

Jane Mays

Catherine Ricciotti

Carol Thompson

"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.



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