Local municipalities recognize national service volunteers
At left, AmeriCorps VISTA Sarah Haber, from the Chino Valley Area Chamber of Commerce, and, at right, Maureen Owen, AmeriCorps state member accept the National Service Recognition Day proclamation from Chino Valley Mayor Darryl Croft during the Town Council meeting, Tuesday, March 27.
The proclamation commemorates National Service Recognition Day, April 3.
Similar proclamations were also made by the City of Prescott, the Town of Prescott Valley, and the Yavapai County Board of Supervisors. Local officials also participated on Tuesday, April 3, in a service event at the YMCA garden that donates more than 1,000 pounds of vegetables each year to local organizations, including churches, that distribute food for those in need.