Newsfront - October 3, 2008
Senior volunteers being recognized Sunday
The Culture to Culture Foundation is holding an awards ceremony at 2 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 5, to recognize four recipients of its first Senior Volunteer Awards. It received 35 nominations of residents older than 55 who have voluntarily served in some aspect of the community in the last year in Contra Costa County. Four were chosen to received $250 cash prizes and a plaque; the recipients will be announced Sunday.
"Our desire is to focus on what the older generation can do, not what they can't do," said organizer Chia-Chia Chien.
The event will take place at St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 1924 Trinity Ave., in Walnut Creek, and includes refreshments and entertainment. Call 938-9988 to attend.