Nominations accepted for senior volunteer honors

info@islandpacket.comFebruary 11, 2013 

Homes Instead Inc., a senior-care network serving Beaufort County, is accepting nominations to honor those 65 and older who volunteer at least 15 hours a month.

Nominations will be accepted until March 31. State winners will be selected by popular vote at

Online voting will be April 15 to 30. From those state winners, a panel of senior-care experts will pick a national honoree, according to a news release.

Home Instead will donate $500 to each of the state winners' favorite nonprofit organizations, and $5,000 will be donated to the national winner's nonprofit charity of choice.

To view contest rules, go to Completed nomination forms also can be mailed to Salute to Senior Service, P.O. Box 285, Bellevue, NE 68005.

Details: Call 843-842-3372 or toll free at 877-855-0098.

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