Celebrating Volunteerism: 2023 Governor’s Volunteer Stars Awards

Volunteer Tennessee announces 2023 nonprofit honorees for community service.

Volunteer Tennessee, the state’s leading agency in promoting volunteerism and community service, is proud to announce the nonprofit honorees of the 2023 Governor’s Volunteer Stars Awards. This prestigious recognition celebrates the remarkable contributions of volunteers across the state, showcasing the impact of their dedication on addressing various community needs.

As a 25-member, bipartisan citizen commission appointed by the governor, Volunteer Tennessee oversees AmeriCorps programs, manages the Tennessee Serves Network, and promotes service-learning opportunities. The agency is instrumental in fostering community service initiatives and partnerships, encouraging people of all ages and backgrounds to engage in volunteer activities. These activities span a wide range of areas, including education, public safety, disaster preparedness, environmental concerns, and other human needs within Tennessee.

The Governor’s Volunteer Stars Awards serve as an annual highlight, bringing to light the selfless efforts of individuals and organizations working tirelessly to make a difference in their communities. By honoring these deserving volunteers, Volunteer Tennessee not only acknowledges their invaluable contributions but also inspires others to take part in volunteerism, reinforcing the state’s reputation as the “Volunteer State.”

For more information about Volunteer Tennessee and its initiatives, including details on the Governor’s Volunteer Stars Awards, visit their website at www.volunteertennessee.net. Additionally, stay connected with Volunteer Tennessee on social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Instagram to stay updated on volunteer opportunities and initiatives across the state.

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