Photos by Arnett Luce
Colorado Springs, CO - June 3, 2014 - Service members and Red Cross Service to the Armed Forces volunteers gathered at the Penrose House in Colorado Springs to honor the best-of-the-best 2014 Service to the Armed Forces volunteers.
More than 120 people were on hand to recognize a number of awardees and their families for their service to those who serve our Nation.
Guest Speaker, Jackie Norris, charmed the audience with stories of her life as a Red Cross Volunteer. From her service as a “Donut Dolly” during the Vietnam Conflict to her current work as chair of the Mile High Chapter Volunteer Leadership Council, Ms. Norris painted a picture of a colorful life immeasurably enriched by Red Cross service. She thanked each volunteer for their unique and invaluable contributions.
|Clara Huff received the 2014|
Volunteer of the Year ward for her work
at Evans Army Hospital
|Dennis Burdick received the 2014 SAF|
Volunteer of the Year Award
|Irmard Cates received the |
2014 SAF Outstanding
Time in Service Award recipients were acknowledged for their excellent work with the Service to Armed Forces. Certificates were awarded for one year of service up to the 32 years of service certificate given to dedicated Red Cross volunteer, Irmgard Cates.
|Time in Service Award recipients were recognized for more |
than 10 years of service to the Red Cross Service to Armed Forces Program