socialfacebooktwitteremailrssiPhoneDroid
From the News Edge: Black Friday turnout signals a good season for retailers ---- Meeting to discuss Farm Bill coming up ---- Fort Campbell soldiers return Thanksgiving night ---- Sign up for Imagination Library ---- State Police continuing enforcement efforts ---- 2014 Turkey Trot a big success ---- Christmas at the Museum ---- Details on these stories and more on our News Pages.

Hopkins County Organization Recognized



A Hopkins County organization is among 14 groups and individuals across the state being honored for their volunteer and service contributions. During a ceremony Tuesday in Frankfort Governor Beshear and Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services Deputy Secretary Eric Friedlander presented the Governor’s Awards for Volunteerism and Service at the Governor’s Mansion. The awards honored service completed in 2013.

Among those to receive a Governor’s Award for Volunteerism and Service was Breaking Bread, in Madisonville, who received the Faith-Based Group Award. The Kentucky Commission on Community Volunteerism and Service, a division within CHFS, coordinates the annual awards program. The Governor’s Office launched the volunteer awards program in 1975. 

Filed Under :  
Topics : Human Interest
Social :
Locations : Hopkins CountyMadisonville
People : Eric Friedlander
 Follow 
Share