Congratulations to the Kern County Sheriff's Desert Group Search and Rescue Volunteers (DGSRV, Inc.) on receiving the President's Volunteer Service Award, a national honor offered in recognition of their volunteer service. In addition, 5 of the volunteers will be receiving the Call to Service Award, a lifetime achievement award that's part of the President's Volunteer Service Award program.
Awards were presented by Senator Jean Fuller, 18th Senate District in a ceremony on Tuesday, December 16th at her office in Bakersfield, CA.
"America's volunteers work to make our communities stronger and safer, " Said Ray Henderson, President and CEO of DGSRV, Inc., "the recipients of the President's Volunteer Service Award are role models for all Americans. Each volunteer hour contributed makes a difference in improving the quality of life for others, and I encourage everyone to contribute to our community by volunteering. Volunteers bring us closer together as families, as communities, and as a nation through their commitment."