Essex County RSVP wins award; celebrates 35th

Betty Little

October 21, 2009

By LOHR McKINSTRY, Press Republican Staff Writer

October 21, 2009 03:26 am

PORT HENRY — The Essex County Retired Senior Volunteer Program celebrated its 35th year in a special way — as winner of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Ogdensburg's Caritas Award.

At RSVP's recent 35th-annual Recognition Ceremony, diocesan director of Catholic Charities Sister Donna Franklin praised the 465 volunteers who logged 62,009 hours of service at 95 sites in Essex County between July 1, 2008, and June 30, 2009.

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