Event to recognize Senior Companion volunteers

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - Volunteers will be recognized Thursday at the Senior Companion Program of Senior Citizens Inc.'s Annual Volunteer Recognition Luncheon.

Savannah Mayor Otis Johnson will speak at the luncheon, which will be held at 11:30 a.m. Dec. 9 at the First City Club.

Seventy-five Senior Companions will receive recognition for the years of service they have contributed as volunteers for the program. The program will present the prestigious Presidential Service Award to each companion who has completed the required number of service hours. Presidential Service Award recipients get a congratulatory letter from President Barack Obama thanking them for their outstanding and sustained service to the community.

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