Older Americans Month 2020

Around the nation, older adults make their marks every day as volunteers, employees, employers, parents, grandparents, mentors, and advocates. They offer their time, talents, and experience to the benefit of our communities.

For 57 years, Older Americans Month (OAM) has been a special time to recognize these contributions. Led by the Administration for Community Living (ACL) […]

Volunteer Spotlight: Horace P. Williams, Buffalo Soldiers/First Ladies of Texas

Horace P. Williams is the
President and co-founder of the Company A, 9th Cavalry Buffalo Soldiers/First
Ladies of Texas. The Buffalo Soldiers are part of the Texas State Parks,
Heritage & Outreach Program. 

Horace is a retired Army veteran
who is a civilian employee working at Camp Mabry. He served two tours in
Vietnam and was wounded in 1996 while serving […]

Spirit of Service Award Winners

Nola Marie Dilworth

There are three things you should
know about Nola. One, you will be struck by her grace and humility. Two, she
lives to serve her community. Three, you will wonder in awe at how she’s able
to do so much with her time. 

Nola once said “Volunteering is a
blessing. I volunteer because you never know when […]

2019 Spirit of Service Awards

The 2019 Coming of Age Spirit of Service Awards Luncheon was held on June 7, 2019 at the Sheraton Austin Hotel. Jim Spencer, Chief Meteorologist from KXAN was the emcee for the afternoon. Awards were given for 1000 and 2000 hours of service, as well 15, 20 and 25 years of service. Andy Anthony, Gay […]

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