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Governor's Volunteer Awards Ceremony Will be Held in Storm Lake

May 26, 2022 10:57am

The 2022 Governor's Volunteer Awards will be announced during five special recognition ceremonies across the state, beginning this coming Tuesday, May 31st.

One of the ceremonies will be held in Storm Lake at the Buena Vista University Schaller Memorial Chapel, on a date to be determined.

The ceremonies will feature remarks from Governor Kim Reynolds and Lieutenant Governor Adam Gregg. More than 500 awards are being presented this year. It's estimated that over 150 communities in Iowa were served by this year's honorees.

The Governor's Volunteer Award program is in it's 38th year, and is coordinated by Volunteer Iowa. The program provides an easy way for Iowa nonprofits, charitable organizations, and government entities to honor their volunteers with a prestigious, state-level award.