Release Date: May 8, 2015
Faidra T. Smith , Public Information Coordinator, 843-341-4640, Fax: 843-842-7728
Mayor David Bennett is pleased to announce that 164 Hilton Head Island Middle School and High School students will receive the Mayor’s Youth Volunteer Service Award for completing at least fifty hours of community service in a calendar year. Forty-one of the 164 students will be awarded the Mayor’s Call to Service Award for completing more than 150 hours of community service.
Mayor Bennett will be presenting each student a service award at a special ceremony on Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at 4:00 p.m. at the Arts Center of Coastal Carolina, 14 Shelter Cove Lane, Hilton Head Island. The award ceremony is a way for Mayor Bennett to thank and honor these students who, by their demonstrated commitment and example, inspire others to engage in volunteer service and who have given their valuable time and effort into making a difference in our community.