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Volunteers the heart and soul of the community

by Deanna Mitchener By volunteering you have given the most they do for the community, it just seems fitting to
expensive and priceless gift anyone could ever give celebrate them. It is a chance for others to do
April 10 to 16 is National Volunteer Week in – your time. Spending time, showing kindness may something nice for them.
Alberta. Our valuable volunteers are the heart and seem small, but the impact it leaves on others is Our volunteers are the roots of a strong
soul of Edson and surrounding area. So many huge. community. Organizations can recognize volunteers
organizations depend on volunteers all year and for Volunteer Week is our opportunity to try and make by acknowledging their individual contributions.
the main event they host. a difference in a volunteer's life. Yes, they know they Letting your volunteers know the impact they have
Volunteers also deliver critical services such as our are appreciated and thanked, but after everything on your organization makes them feel appreciated.
volunteer firemen. Volunteers help keep our
neighbourhoods safe like Citizens on Patrol. And Call Sue at The Weekly Anchor (780-723-5787) if you’d like an ad
support the community like Victim Services.
Tutors, mentors, coaches, those that visit with to show your support for your volunteers in our April 11th issue
seniors, our volunteer parents in the schools, and so
many more –all deserve this special week.


We Thank You!

Thank you to all the Thank You to all

volunteers in the community.
We appreciate all that you have done our Volunteers
and continue to do.

The Town of Edson

thanks the many volunteers
who serve on various
Boards and Committees. Edson Friendship Centre

Thank You to our dedicated team of

volunteers who help protect our

community by being an extra set of eyes

and ears for the Edson RCMP. In the

month of March our team volunteered 87

hours and patrolled 920km in Edson and

Yellowhead County.

For more information about Citizens on Patrol
please visit or
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