Posted by chbgreads on September 14, 2010 at 10:56 AM
Congratulations to all our Rising Stars: 2010! 55 attended our kick-off event on National Literacy Day.
Rising Star Awards were presented to:
Ruth Ballentine — Cumberland Valley School of Music and more
Roxanne Davenport — Kindly Canines and more
Mary S. Ehrhart — Children’s Bible Mission and other church educational work (unable to attend)
Tom Geiman — Franklin County Literacy Council
Shirley Rife — Coyle Free Library
Tammy Smith — SCCAP, Inc, Fayette Food Pantry.
Certificates of Honor were presented to:
Yvonne Butts-Mitchell (unable to attend)
Congratulations to all the nominees and stars! Thank you for your dedication to volunteering in our community. The honorees and our keynote speaker Kathy Silks shared inspirational stories of their volunteer work. The favored charity of each honoree present will receive a small donation from the Committe, courtesy of Thrivent.
Thank you to this evening’s sponsors: Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, RSVP Capital Region and Franklin Fire Company.