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Volunteers recognized for service to seniors

Published: Tuesday, July 2, 2013 9:30 a.m. CST
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DuPage Senior Citizen Council volunteer Kelly Guerra, left, is presented with the Volunteer of the Year award by Rene Alvarez, site manager of the organization's Bensenville distribution location.

LOMBARD – On June 30, the DuPage Senior Citizens Council held its annual Volunteer Appreciation Celebration at the Diplomat West in Elmhurst. At this event, hundreds of volunteers with the organization were recognized.

During the event, 35 volunteers were specifically recognized for their service to the DuPage Senior Citizens Council. This year, volunteer Kelly Guerra received the Volunteer of the Year award.

The DuPage Senior Citizens Council provides services of well-being checks, home maintenance work, meal deliveries and lawn maintenance to homebound seniors throughout DuPage County.

To learn more about the organization or to find out how to volunteer, call 630-620-0804 or visit dupageseniorcouncil.org.

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