UNITED WAY VOLUNTEER CENTER AWARDS BANQUET SCHEDULED FOR APRIL 17
The Annual Volunteer United Awards Banquet will be held on Tuesday, April 17, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Unum Atrium and tickets are still available. The annual event is hosted this year by United Way's Volunteer Center, DOVIA, and the Corporate Volunteer Council. WRCB TV 3’s Jed Mescon is the Master of Ceremonies and will host an entertaining evening. The deadline to purchase tickets is Tuesday, April 10. Tickets can be reserved online at www.uwchatt.org/banquet or by calling 423.752.0316.
The Volunteer Center will present 10 service awards to volunteers who were exemplary in how they gave of themselves to this community in 2011. Volunteer of the Year Awards will be given in the following areas: Youth, Community, Education, Environment, Health, Corporate, National Service, Judges Award, Disaster Services Group and Disaster Services Individual.
United Way's Volunteer Center, DOVIA and the Corporate Volunteer Council are also holding a special volunteers’ night out at the Lookouts as another way of thanking their hard-working volunteers. The game is scheduled on Sunday, April 15 at 5:15 p.m. and special general admission tickets are only $3 each through the Volunteer Center. Reserve your tickets by calling 423.752.0316 – they must be reserved by Monday, April 9. Tickets can be picked up at United Way’s offices before 5 p.m. on April 13.