Posts Tagged: volunteer

90-year-old abseiling Edna receives Devon Community Honour!

On December 6 the 2018 Devon Community Honours awards hosted by RHS Rosemoor will celebrate some of Devon’s most amazing individuals and Edna Cahill 90, from Exeter will be one of those people.

Nominated by the public and Devon Live journalists, the people being honoured come from all walks...

22 years and counting: Volunteer Lilian shares her story 22 years and counting: Volunteer Lilian shares her story

  Lilian, 80 years old from Axminster, volunteers as treasurer of her local support group, helps fundraise in the local community, and has volunteered in the Axminster Hospiscare shop for over 22 years.

Shop manager, Anna says “Lilian is very modest. She does so much to help in the shop but...

Thank you for 35 years! Volunteer Thank you tea at St Peter's Church

The dedication of long-serving Hospiscare volunteers and members of staff was celebrated at exclusive afternoon teas this autumn.  Pine Lodge, Kings House and St Peter’s Church in Exeter held host to hundreds of attendees with over five years’ service, who were presented with certificates and badges by the Hospiscare trustees...