For nearly 50 years, Cornell Cooperative Extension of Oswego CountyÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢s 4-H program annually recognizes one of its volunteers as Leader of the Year. This year, Cindy Fresch of Oswego received that honor.
I was pleased to support a new law this year that gives volunteer firefighters and ambulance workers access to healthcare.Ãƒâ€šÃ‚Â The law will take effect on Jan. 17, 2009.
The American Red Cross recently announced that Gary Fulsaas has been chosen as the Volunteer of the Month for August 2008.
Representatives from several of Oswego County OpportunitiesÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢ divisions will take part in the upcoming Human Services & Volunteer Fair at SUNY Oswego.
Arlene Krauss has been chosen as the American Red Cross volunteer of the month for July.
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Roberta Barbera has been chosen as American Red Cross volunteer of the month for May 2008.
Volunteers at Michaud Residential Health Services in Fulton were served lunch to honor their efforts on behalf of residents, with a “side of humor” from Larry Brennan RN.
Lori Kyle, volunteer Health and Safety Instructor for the American Red Cross has been chosen as AprilÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢s volunteer of the month.