2016 Governor's Service Award Recipients

Governor's Service AwardsEach year, West Virginia's volunteers quietly perform amazing things all around us every day. One of the Commission's purposes is to showcase outstanding examples of community leadership as role models so the public will appreciate the value of service for themselves and their communities.

The annual Governor's Service Awards, coordinated by Volunteer West Virginia, are the premiere way these volunteers are showcased.

The following individuals, organizations and businesses have illustrated the true meaning of volunteerism. Each listed below has been selected as a recipient of the 2016 Governor's Service Awards.

Recipient Name
Young Adult Amanda Whitman
video Logan Jason Agan
Adult Deana Spaulding
video Mason Vicki Hildreth
Dennis "Clif" Schoonover
video Randolph
Brenda Dasher
Family Workman Family video Harrison Keith Finger/Becky Williams
Organization Ansted Improvement Motivators video Fayette Katheryne Hoffman
Organization Grayhound Youth Sports video McDowell Nathaniel Smith
Organization Mountaineer Spay Neuter Assistance Program video Monongalia Nancy Young

To view the complete list of nominees, click here.

To inquire about nominating someone for a Governor's Service Award for next year, please contact Moya Doneghy at (304) 558-0111 or email Moya.Doneghy@wv.gov.