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Volunteer Awards Nominations Due February 23

For Immediate Release: Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Nominations are now open for the Montgomery Serves Awards, Montgomery County's highest honor for volunteer service. This annual awards program, coordinated by the Montgomery County Volunteer Center, recognizes volunteer efforts in the following categories:


* Neal Potter Path of Achievement Award, for lifetime service by residents age 60 and up

* Volunteer of the Year Award, for extraordinary volunteerism by an individual in 2017

* Youth Volunteer of the Year Award, for remarkable volunteers age 18 and younger

* Volunteer Group of the Year Award, for a group's noteworthy volunteer efforts

* Business Volunteer of the Year Award, for outstanding community service by a corporation


Online nomination forms are due no later than Friday, February 23, at 5 p.m.


Award recipients will be honored at a gala ceremony attended by County and State dignitaries the evening of Monday, April 23, at Imagination Stage in Bethesda. To reserve free tickets, visit


For additional information, email the Montgomery County Volunteer Center or call 240-777-2600 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.


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Media Contact: Lorna Virgili, 240-777-6507


Release ID: 18-439
Media Contact: Lorna VirgiliĀ 240-777-6507