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New Year

Birthday Greetings
To the following RSVP volunteers who celebrate their birthday in January.

Ashbee, Mary Kappler, Barry Schwertfeger, Mary
Boby, Irene Kirkbride, Etta Sperringer, Betty 
Brooks, J.D. Light, Donna Stiles, Virginia 
Campbell, Gwendolyn Morris, Helen Tennant, Mary
Cross, Mildred Patton, Margaret Troia, Norman
Deitch, Becky Penrod, Ronald Ulizio, Roland
Hillyard, Beverly Riggs, Ethelle H. Walters, Sally
Hissom, Ruth Rodocker, Frances D. Weekley, Elda
Hukill, Martha Saffle, Dorothy Westfall, Della
Kaminski, Rose Schramm, Roberta Zadzilko, Esther


   A special thank you to all who participated.  I had a wonderful time and hope you did also.



Welcome Volunteers
Please welcome: Russell J. Reed, Judy Dobbins, Ronald Dobbins, Carol Lynn

2006 Highlights

  • RSVP welcomed 69 new volunteers and 6 new stations.
  • Hosted Lancaster and New York rail trips.
  • Hosted Sugarcreek Day Trip.
  • Completed CERT Training Course.
  • Hosted Recognition Luncheon for over 200 volunteers.
  • Two volunteers received Governors Service Awards.
  • Recognized the first shining star Volunteer.
  • Remodeled RSVP office.
  • Donated 120 books to Follansbee Library in recognition of WV Make a Difference Day!.
  • Hosted Christmas Dance with Service Project.  Donated 120 non-perishable food items to Community Bread Basket/Reach
  • Donated 23 Toys to Bernie's Kids/ Weirton Christian Center.
  • Donated 203 lap robes and 107 slippers to area adult care facilities and shelters.
  • Served over 32,000 volunteer hours.

2006 will be tough to beat.  I have confidence RSVP volunteers will achieve more in 2007 and I am looking forward to seeing all we can do together.   Thank you for all your support and especially your patience.  Your do a super job!

Help needed - Call RSVP to help

Gentleman needed to police the New Weirton
Senior Center Parking lot.  Friday's 5-6:30 p.m.
Be sure to stop in and visit the Center.

Volunteer needed to assist with Reading and Transportation to store in Weirton Area.

RSVP Fundraisers
* RSVP Umbrella (Cost $10.00)
* RSVP T-Shirt (Cost $7.00 or 2/$10)
$20.00 Kroger Cares Rebate Program
Ponderosa Steakhouse of Weirton Community
  Rebate Program. 
*Recycling Ink Cartridges/Old Cell Phones

The new 2007 RSVP calendars are out.  Cost is $3.00