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  • Shelby Senior Services: Shelby Senior Services, Horizon Center Volunteer Appreciation Open House

    Shelby Senior Services, Inc., Horizon Center Volunteer Appreciation Open House
    Shelbyville, Friday, April 26, 2019
    Did you know that Shelby Senior Services had over 34,000 volunteer hours last year? It takes a lot of volunteers and volunteer hours to provide all of the services we provide to the seniors in our community.
    Shelby Senior Services, Inc., Horizon Center recently held their annual Volunteer Appreciation Open House. Tom DeBaun, Mayor of the City of Shelbyville, Indiana officially proclaimed Friday, April 26, 2019, as Shelby Senior Services Volunteer Appreciation Day in the City of Shelbyville. He urged the City of Shelbyville community to honor and recognize their volunteers. He added that the volunteer spirit that helped to build Shelby Senior Services is still alive and strong today. Each year many citizens commit their time and talents to improve the quality of life for our seniors and the entire community. Shelby Senior Services and the entire community benefits from the valuable contributions that each and every volunteer makes.
    We would like to thank the following business and individuals for their support in making this event possible. Thank you to Mayor Tom DeBaun for his proclamation, opening remarks and for visiting with our volunteers during the Open House. Also, thank you to Erich Davies and Kit Haymond for their music and entertainment. Great Lakes Hospice we appreciate you for going above and beyond helping serve our clients before and during the celebration. MHP Home Care, FirstLight Home Care, and Main Street Hospice, provided generous donations of gifts of appreciation. Murphy Parks Funeral Home and Freeman Family Funeral Home provided paper products, and we are thankful for their continued support throughout the year with numerous donations. Thank you to the following facilities for their food donations: Walker Place, McKay Manor, Aperion Care of Waldron, Morristown Manor/Cypress Run, and Morning Pointe of Greenwood. Lastly, thank you for the delicious cake that was provided by Liz Riggs from the Icing Shoppe at Honey and Henry’s. We appreciate all of the support that was shown to our volunteers – it made for a fantastic celebration!
    We are are so grateful for all of our volunteers.  We could not do what it is that we do every day without you. No effort is to small or goes unseen.



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