Our Volunteers are so greatly appreciated for the amazing work they do in helping The Salvation Army of the Coastal Bend serve our community. Without our volunteers, we would not be able to serve as many people as we do.
This year, we were able to show our appreciation for our volunteers by hosting a Facebook Live Event: Thankful Thursday. In this event, we recognized the many volunteers who helped us in 2019 and we gave awards to volunteers of special merit.
The Volunteer Awards for 2019 are:
Red Kettle Volunteer Award: Jesse Zamora
Angel Tree Volunteer Award: Sarah Alejandro
Angel Tree Sponsor Award: La Palmera Mall
Making An Impact Award: Angelique Cholick
Food Pantry Volunteer Award: Ruby Hernandez
Food Pantry Volunteer Group: Texas A&M Student Nurses Association
Civic Partner of the Year: Corpus Christi Downtown Rotary Club
Media Partner of the Year: KIII
Service Partner of the Year: The Coastal Bend Food Bank
“Doing The Most Good” Award: Linda Butler
Fight For Good Award: Elisabeth Martinez, Isabella Martinez, and Alexandra Martinez
Judy Gilbreath Award: Connie Hahn
Humanitarian Award: Cheniere Energy
Others Compassion Award: Coastal Bend Community Foundation
“Advisory Board Member of the Year: Garnett Brooks
Catalyst Award: Philip Ramirez
2019 Volunteer Group Award: Victory Building Team
Corps Volunteer Award – Male: Salvador De La Garza Jr.
Corps Volunteer Award – Female: Irene Grimaldo
Thank you again to our amazing volunteers! You are the Shining Stars of our community!