Spread the Word: RSVP is asking for your help!  Please pass along your newsletter to a friend to help get the word out about the program activities and need for volunteers. 

2013 RSVP Volunteer Recognition:  RSVP volunteers John H. Fox, Rena Konkle who were present and Mary Leoni who wasn't present were recognized for Lifetime Presidential Service Awards (4,000+ hours).  Volunteers were recognized for hours and years of service.  Weirton Christian Center Station was honored for their outstanding support of the RSVP program.  The Donna Weaver Shining Star Award was presented to Mr. Bill Lantz for his outstanding service.  This volunteer recognition was made successful by donations from area businessesSpecial thank you to Mary Jo Guidi - Congressional Staffer, Senator Joe Manchin III, Jared Bedekovich - Field Representative Congressman David McKinley, Kristin Cross - Field Representative, State Auditor Glen B. Gainer III and Delegate Ronnie D. Jones, Amy Nickerson - Field Representative - Attorney General Patrick Morrisey who assisted in presenting congressional awards, recognitions and legislative citations.

Welcome Brooke County Coordinator Emma Kay Weimer.  She will be assisted by Alina Hopkins, AmeriCorps VISTA in  the After School Programs.


RSVP ASAP:  ASAP has been very busy! Read about  RSVP ASAP  in the Newsletter. 

RSVP State Wide: Thank you, CNCS State Program Specialist, Karlisa E. Bradley, for sharing your Monthly Report for West Virginia Projects. We appreciate all you do. Click her to view.

>AARP Safe Driving Class Scheduled at Mary H. Weir Library on October 3rd and 4th from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.  If all class enrollees have taken the course before, a one day class will be scheduled.  Instructor is Mel Vorhees.  If you would like to register for the class please contact the RSVP office at 304.527.3410 x 13.

Christmas is less than 100 days away!  Please help support RSVP by shopping online through iGive.  No extra cost, just click the below link and search your store and find what donation will be given to RSVP!  We appreciate your continued support!.

Shop online at iGive to help RSVP  up to 26% goes to RSVP with tax deduction.  http://www.igive.com/welcome/warmwelcome.cfm?c=48205&m=0 

Fundraisers:   ( April 1 - Yearly Registration) Register your Kroger Plus Card online to help RSVP.  Kroger - Community - Community Rewards If you need help call 304.527.3410 and we’ll walk you through.  Select Ohio, enroll at the store you shop and select Charity Organization Name:
Organization Number: 83852 (No Computer? Call the office and we’ll send you a barcode to contribute
) Just need to use your card to contribute!  IT’S EASY! 
ALL CURRENT PARTICIPANTS Must Re-Enroll April 1 to continue earning rewards for RSVP.  Please call the office; we’ll register for you if you need assistance! VERY IMPORTANT TO RSVP!   Thank You.

RSVP ASAP fundraiser needs your assistance, please drop off your receipts at the RSVP office or your local Smith Oil dealer and RSVP will receive 1% of your purchase.

 Fundraisers:  Recycle and help your RSVP fundraise.  Drop off your used ink cartridges and cell phones at your local RSVP office.

URGENT!... Brooke-Hancock Nutrition is looking for a volunteer, Mon thru Fri, at The Greater Weirton Senior Center. Please call 304.527.3410.  One hour per day!  BINGO assistance is needed on Friday evenings (smoking)

Volunteers needed for Weirton Medical Center, please call 304.527.3410 to get next orientation schedule.

AARP is needing volunteers to assist with the Driver's Safety Program.

Welcome (RSVP Volunteer Handbook)
James Lamont, Martin Wach, Kathleen Horvath, Patricia Shrader, Daniel Polverini, Vicki Cole, Jim Kowalski, Peter Fox, Carolyn Ericsson, and Susan Vitari.

Volunteer Assistants:  Dianne Kopchak, Allison Eichner, Tiffany Frazier, Danielle Milantoni, Christopher McBee, and Carol Kinder.

Volunteer Reffer(s): Maggie Stewart, Alina Hopkins, Jackie Vacheresse, AARP website, Brooke HIgh School, Janet Polverini, Grandmother ilantoni, RSVPwv, Linda Vidoni, Wheeling Intelligencer, April Gould, and Becky Atkinson.

RSVP 9/11 Service Project:  Volunteers Rae Tate and Shirley Hood helped prepare File of Life packets that were distributed to twenty seniors on 9/11.  This RSVP service project helped seniors become emergency prepared.  Shirley Hood assisted Loretta Ceccarelli in completing her File of Life packet and distributing the File of Life at the Brooke County Senior Center.  Nancy Tarr assisted Georgia Cogas in completing her packet and instructed her in distributing the File of Life packets at the Weirton Senior Center.

Special Thanks Senator Jack Yost and Senator Rocky Fitzsimmons for the Governor’s Community Participation Grant Program request in the amount of $1,000 and to the City of Follansbee through which the grant was submitted.  Monies are designated to be used for the RSVP Community Garden.

Referral Results for April thru September


Number of Volunteers

Brooke High School


Baker Vocational Services, LLC


Ed Wilkerson


Helen Moren


HSWC, Becky Atkinson


Jim Brooks


Rita Angalich


Wheeling News Register


RSVP Newsletter


United Way VISTA, Alina Hopkins


United Way VISTA, April Gould


RSVP, Angela Kocher


RSVP, Linda Vidoni


RSVP, Tonette Alward


RSVP, Pauline Boring


RSVPwv Website


RSVP Window Sign


AARP Website


Ruth Perry


Vocational Works


GWSC, Shari Dami


BH Nutrition, Karen Scheetz


Beverly Winters


Jackie Vacheresse


RSV, Pauline Boring


Rev. Samuel Gibb


Officer Jim Stock


Anne Niciforos


Maggie Stewart


Janet Polverini, Prior RSVP Director


Grandmother Milantoni


Please be sure to remind your volunteer referees to give your name as referrer at time of their registration.  Thank you to all participants who have assisted RSVP in months of April thru September with volunteer referrals.  We appreciate your hard work and dedication; please keep up the good work.

Brooke - Hancock - Ohio- Marshall

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Arthurs, Winnie

Baker, Rex

Baker, Roseanna

Boni, Norma Jean

Boyko, Dorothy

Burger, Karen

Byrom, Idola

Carra, Martha

Cooper, Edith

Cottage, Beckie

Deneen, Virginia

Dunn, Margaret

Fluharty, Duane L.

Freshwater, Margaret

Gibb, Joyce

Heaton, Linda

Hibbitts, Howard

Honick, James

Ice, Gladys

Johnson, Robert Lee

Kessler, Marla

Kirkbride, Jennifer

Lewis, Ruth C.

McVicker, Barbara

Mellon, David E.

Mitchell, Vay

Murphy, Bonnie

Nemeth, Sondra

Proakis, Delores

Provenzano, Floridea

Reed, Russell J.

Roberts, Randy

Rocini, Louise

Russell, Bruce A.

Skrab, Dorothy

Smith, Donald “DJ”

Smith, Shelia

Stakias, Dorothea R.

Stankevich, Julia

Stapleton, Jarod

Stiff, Ralph

Strader, Dianna L.

Sweeney, Peg

Thomas, Linda

Wagner, Mark

Wargo, Jeffrey P.

Waugh, Nancy

White, Nora Anne

Wilkerson, Antoinette

Willey, Mary

Yost, Jack

Young, Raymond


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