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DOVE honors volunteers

 

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DOVE, Inc.’s Volunteer Coordinator/Children’s Services Advocate Pamela Niemi hugs Dave Winkowski while presenting him with a basket in appreciation for the 300 plus hours he volunteered in the past year.

IRONWOOD TOWNSHIP — DOVE Inc. celebrated its 35 active volunteers on Tuesday night at the Elk and Hound. The theme of the evening was “Planting the seeds of kindness.”

DOVE Inc. also has a seven-member board of directors which helps to guide the agency in its mission. Board members include Andrew Digiorgio, Pete Matonich, Candy Pogliano, Mike Rimkus, Jane Baker, Yvonne Novascone and Gary Olkonen.

“It is because of them that we can do what we do,” said Pamela Niemi, Volunteer Coordinator and Children’s Advocate. “They are very caring and give up their time without asking fo...



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