Nonprofit RSVP Honors Delaware County Volunteers

Image of President’s Gold Volunteer Service Award winners via Delaware County News Network.

The nonprofit RSVP – which stands for Retired Senior Volunteer Program – honored the dedicated volunteers from Delaware County and their daily contributions to the community during a recent event at Wesley Enhanced Living in Media, according to a report from Delaware County News Network.

President’s Gold Volunteer Service Awards were presented to 14 volunteers who contribute more than 500 hours annually.

The recipients of this award were:

  • Beverly Benn of Media
  • Jo-Anna Campbell of Ridley Park
  • Shirley Carroll of Eddystone
  • Gretchen Deeck of Devon
  • Thomas McKelvey of Folsom
  • Bertie Ritchie of Folcroft
  • Dianne Roberts-Gibbs of Sharon Hill
  • Elizabeth Spraggans of Philadelphia
  • Vincenza Tribuiani of Wallingford
  • Arthur Weisen of Springfield
  • Betty Whitehead of Drexel Hill
  • Ruth Whitsett of Sharon Hill
  • Simsy Wilson of Lansdowne
  • Lois Yost of Crum Lynne

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RSVP also presented certificates and pins to winners of the Senior Corps of PA Legacy Award.

The awardees were:

  • Alice Dertadian of Glen Mills
  • Joann Donahue of Drexel Hill
  • Saranne Hale of Springfield
  • Victoria Jackson-Cooper of Woodlyn
  • Thomas McKelvey of Folsom
  • Fran Pieri of Clifton Heights
  • Steven Samples of Media
  • Rosemary Scapelleti of Wayne
  • Donna Tompkins of Glen Mills
  • Betty Whitehead of Drexel Hill

Ginny Graham of Upper Darby was honored with the award posthumously.

Read more about the volunteers at Delaware County News Network by clicking here.

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