The Dorothy A. Jones Volunteer of the Year Award was established in 1993 by the United Way of Mat-Su to honor the memory of Dorothy A. Jones, a foremost community leader whose dedicated service helped to improve the quality of life for Mat-Su residents. To the end of her life, she served on the United Way Board of Directors in addition to her many other areas of service. The award is presented annually.
To be eligible a person must be a Mat-Su Borough resident and have served in the health and human service non-profit area. They are judged according to the length and breadth of their service.
To nominate an individual: print and fill out the form and document the volunteer’s contributions in 2 pages or less. Fax nominations to 745-0635 or mail to PO Box 872485 Wasilla, AK 99687 no later than March 4, 2014.
Nomination Form (.PDF)
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Volunteers are needed for one-on-one sessions in the kindergarten through 3rd grade classrooms. Can you give a 1/2 hour twice a week at a school near you for a month, 3 months, until the end of the school year? Teachers will provide supervision and we will pay for background checks and organize scheduling. Choose a school from the list below. Experience the joy of volunteering and help a child succeed in school. We need you.
Sign up today and be entered to win this LARGE limited edition stuffed toy pony donated by Wells Fargo. Drawing to be held November 1, 2013.
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