National Volunteer Week

“Volunteers do not necessarity have the time, they just have the heart.”    
Elizabeth Andrew

The 2017 National Volunteer Week begins on Sunday, April 23rd and ends on Saturday, April 29th.

FLVF would like to extend a special recognition to our volunteers and say a HUGE Thank you for all that you do! 

Bill Birdsong                 
Gil Velez                       
TC Claiborne                       Jackie Sergent             
Donna Bohannon         
Michelle Menaouar      
Niki Henley                   
Frank Hester                
JoAnne Cook             
Pat Currin                   
Dawn Marie                 
Ellen Hester                 
BrieAnna Alford         
Donna Etheridge       

Gail Birdsong
Kaye Putney
Kellie McDonald
Darryl Moss
Randy Christensen 
Stacy Coley
Mary Cordrey
Pam Hester
Jessica Laws
Juanita Currin
Jackie Harris
Don Jenkins
Jackie Jones
Annie Bailey

National Volunteer Week is a yearly week of recognition for the many people who give generously of their time and resources to a huge variety of causes.

In the United States, Nixon established National Volunteer Week in 1974. Each year, the current president issues a special proclamation in honor of volunteers. A number of awards are presented for outstanding service including the President’s Volunteer Service Award and the Points of Light Tribute Awards.

The week is used to bring awareness to the contributions of volunteers and to encourage more people to donate their time to a local, national, or global cause. 


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