06/25/08 — Volunteer nominations sought

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Volunteer nominations sought

By News-Argus Staff
Published in News on June 25, 2008 1:46 PM

Nominations are now being accepted for the 2008 North Carolina Awards for Outstanding Volunteer Service.

This marks the 30th anniversary of the program that showcases North Carolina's most dedicated volunteers. Through the years, North Carolinians have proven their concern and compassion for their neighbors by volunteering in their local communities.

The Wayne County Association of Volunteer Administrators evaluates the nominations locally and sends a selects a total of five individuals, businesses, and/or groups to be recognized for their outstanding contribution to their communities. One of the five recipients will be nominated to receive the highest state award for outstanding service, the Medallion Award.

Nomination forms are available in Wayne County at the office of Volunteer Wayne/RSVP at Wayne Community College or can be emailed.

For more information contact Barbara Stiles at Volunteer Wayne/RSVP at 735-5151, ext. 702. The completed forms must be submitted to Volunteer Wayne/RSVP no later than 4 p.m., Tuesday, July 1.