Hands Across the Valley will honor volunteers at its annual awards luncheon April 15. The awards recognize individuals and groups serving five counties — Fresno, Kings, Madera, Merced and Tulare — that have given their time and energy to Valley needs.
The luncheon will be held at 11:30 a.m. in the Clovis Veterans Memorial Hall. This year’s winners are: Lindsay Callahan, adult volunteer of the year; Roberto Couto, college student volunteer of the year; Sandy Brown, school volunteer of the year; Patricia Nolen, senior volunteer of the year; Saburo and Marion Masada, lifetime achievement award; Zachary Shaath, youth volunteer of the year; Tiffany Cooper, AmeriCorps volunteer of the year; Michael Adam, love of children volunteer; and Juanita Jackson, parent volunteer of the Year. Two groups also will be recognized — Pelco by Schneider Electric: Community Partnership Program, corporate/business volunteer of the year, and From Quanta to Quasars, service club/organization volunteer of the year.
For more information or to purchase tickets, visit www.handsoncentralcal.org/hava.