Congratulations to the 2018 Governor’s Volunteering and Service Award Winners!

Karen Kawanami, The Hoffman Prize
Emily Aldritt, Volunteer of the Year
Jose Castaneda-Morales, AmeriCorps Member of the Year
Office of Planning and Research, Government Agency of the Year
California Office of Emergency Services Auxiliary Communications Service Amateur Radio Volunteers, Disaster Volunteer Program of the Year
Volunteer Center of Santa Cruz, Nonprofit of the Year
Werner Kohnstamm Family Giving Fund, Foundation of the Year
Disneyland Resort, Business Volunteer Program of the Year

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CaliforniaVolunteers, Office of the Governor, addresses state and community challenges by investing in high impact service solutions, while leveraging public, private, and nonprofit partnerships and resources. Through AmeriCorps, Disaster Volunteering, and Community Partnerships, CaliforniaVolunteers transforms small investments into community impact.
CaliforniaVolunteers is led by the state’s Chief Service Officer, Karen Baker and is supported by a bipartisan 25-member Commission. The office is comprised of four departments: AmeriCorps, Community Partnerships, Disaster Volunteering and Preparedness, and Finance & Administration.

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