The Governor’s Volunteer Awards ceremony is scheduled for Wednesday. The program is a way for Iowa nonprofits, charitable organizations and government entities to honor their volunteers with a state-level award.
A number of area organizations and individuals are set to receive awards, including: The Indian Hills Criminal Justice Club, Fairfield High School FFA, Jefferson County Health Center.
Also receiving awards are Randy Dillon of Fairfield, Sheila Fetter of Ottumwa, Tom C. Gordon of Fairfield, Vickie Heald of Fairfield, Mary Ling of Fairfield, Tiff Widmer of Fairfield,
Additionally, the Friends of Lacey-Keosauqua State Park will be recognized for 25 years of service, the Milestones Area Agency on Aging in Ottumwa for 30 years of service, Jospeh and Christine Boxerman of Fairfield for five years of service, Donna Jeffrey of Eldon for five years of service, Tom Kelley of Fairfield for five years of service, Colleen Kimble of Richland for 15 years of service.