11 volunteers honoured during National Volunteer Week

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Recreation NL celebrates recreation volunteers

11 volunteers honoured during National Volunteer Week

April 10, 2015| Recreation NL

Eleven individuals are being honoured and recognized for their outstanding volunteer contributions to recreation within Newfoundland and Labrador. The 11 volunteers were announced by Blair Delaney, president of RNL during National Volunteer Week.
The recognition certificates are being presented through a partnership between RNL and Downhome Life and supported by the Department of Seniors, Wellness and Social Development.

The 11 recipients include:

Andrea Strickland of Port aux Basques

Clayton Welsh of Grand Bank

Emily Lockyear of Conception Bay South

Esther Barron of Holyrood

Fred Thompson of Portugal Cove-St. Philips

Jaime Murphy of Parker’s Cove

Jim Roache of Placentia

Kendra Lester of Mount Pearl

Linda Adams of Upper Island Cove

Lisa Stagg of Pouch Cove

Mary Mullins of Fortune

 

To find out more about the volunteer recognition program, please call Michelle Hunt at 709-729-1990 or email michellehunt@recreationnl.com

Recreation Newfoundland and Labrador (RNL) is a province-wide, not-for-profit organization established in 1971 to promote the values and benefits of recreation. RNL is dedicated to maintaining relationships with recreation directors, community organizations, government officials, students, the business sector and other professionals in the recreation field. RNL supports the benefits of recreation through communication, advocacy, education and training.

 

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Untitled1Blair Delaney, President of Recreation NL says, “These individuals have set an impressive model for others with important and valuable contributions to recreation in their communities,” Delaney said, “We are delighted that their time and effort is being recognized.”

 

 

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