By Thomas Sellers Jr.
Millington resident Cheryl Bone was recognized at the 2014 Senior Volunteer of the Year this afternoon at the 38th annual Spirit of Giving Awards Volunteer Recognition Luncheon hosted by Volunteer Mid-South Hands on Network.
Bone was recognized and honored, being selected from 12 nominees for her work with Mid-South Convoy of Hope/Hope for the Mid-South. Another member of the organizations Eddie Echeverria’s was named Youth Volunteer of the Year. The pair’s awards came with donation prize of $500 and $250. Bone said Hope will use the money to buy shoes for children in need.
The annual luncheon was started in 1976 to develop, promote and support volunteerism. For more information about Convoy of Hope, call 888-926-4592, visit www.midsouth.convoyofhope.org or www.facebook.com/MidSouthConvoyofHope