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McCleary honored for volunteerism

April 27, 2018 GMT

The Pennsylvania Department of Aging recently held its Statewide Volunteer Conference, which included workshops, informational sessions and an awards ceremony recognizing outstanding senior volunteers.

Linda McCleary, of APPRISE in Somerset County, was among eight volunteers honored with the 2018 Volunteer Spotlight Award for their dedication, commitment and service to their respective programs.

The conference brought together volunteer coordinators and senior volunteers from the department’s network of local Area Agencies on Aging, along with department staff who are responsible for delivering aging services to hundreds of thousands of older Pennsylvanians.