WCAV-WVAW-WAHU | Charlottesville, Virginia | News

Virginia Governor Honors Volunteers

Photo Courtesy Office of the Governor.

Photo Courtesy Office of the Governor.

April 19, 2010

Gov. Bob McDonnell is honoring Virginia volunteers with the annual Governor's Volunteerism and Community Service Awards.

McDonnell recognized the winners of the 2010 awards during a recent ceremony. The awards are given to individuals, families, groups and businesses that seek to enhance the lives of others in their communities.

The awards have recognized exceptional volunteer service in Virginia for more than 18 years.

McDonnell also designated next week as Virginia Volunteer Week to coincide with the National Volunteer Week. The governor's office says at least 1.7 million Virginians volunteer their time and talents annually and average nearly 243 million volunteer hours.


The comments sections of Newsplex.com are designed for thoughtful, intelligent conversation and debate. We want to hear from our viewers, but we only ask that you use your best judgment. E-mail is required, but will not be displayed with comment.

  • Comments cannot be profane or vulgar. We will not post comments that use profanity or cross the lines of good taste.
  • We will not post comments that use hate speech. Slurs, stereotypes and violent talk aren’t welcome on our website.
  • Comments should not attack other readers or people featured in our stories personally. Any accusations should be backed up with facts.
  • Any comment we post will be posted in its entirety. We do not edit any comment that we post.
     
  • Comments should contribute to the discussion. We will not post comments that don't advance the discussion. Flaming and/or trolling will not be tolerated.
     
  • Comments should not attack other posters. Let's keep the focus on the content of the story.

    As a host Newsplex.com welcomes a wide spectrum of opinions. However this is a site that we host. We have a responsibility to all our readers to try to keep our comment section fair and decent. For that reason The Newsplex reserves the right to not post or to remove any comment.

    If you have any ideas to improve the conversation or this section let us know. Send an e-mail to webmaster@newsplex.com.

 

powered by Disqus
The Charlottesville Newsplex 999 2nd Street S.E. Charlottesville, VA 22902 434.242.1919 – Main 434.220.7522 - Newsroom
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 91511479