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President’s Volunteer Service Awarded to Local Community Member

Posted by challahbackgirl on September 1, 2008

Congregant, and community member Judy Levin was honor this August with the lifetime President’s Volunteer Service Award as reported on jvalley.org

Judy Levin honored with service award

On Monday, August 18, in our state capitol, Sacramento, the White House Office of Faith-Based and Community Initiatives Director Hein presented the lifetime President’s Volunteer Service Award to Judy Levin, a Silicon Valley community volunteer who has given over 7,500 hours of service to the Volunteer Center and the Jewish Federation, as well as other charitable organizations.  Levin has been active in community volunteer efforts for more than 25 years and currently serves as president of the Volunteer Center of Silicon Valley.

In partnership with the Points of Light Institute and the Walt Disney Company, Levin is also the founding chair of the grassroots Green Challenge Climate Change Civic Engagement Action Program.  The President’s Volunteer Service Award is given to individuals who have answered President Bush’s call to serve by offering either 4,000 hours or two full years of volunteering to causes greater than self.

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