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Nominations for Vermont's Outstanding Senior Volunteer

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Nominations for the Salute to Senior Service Contest is drawing to a close. Yet, Vermont recommendations have not trickled in for this award.

Last year a Vermonter won national recognition, but this year the names are not rolling in like they were.

Major Melvin McLaughlin won for volunteering at Gifford Hospital in 2013. Home Instead Senior Care donated $55,000 to the hospital in McLaughlin's honor.

Patrice Thabault of Home Instead Senior Care visited the Morning Show to discuss the nomination process.

Watch the video for more details and visit the Salute to Senior Service contest website to nominate an outstanding senior volunteer.

Nominations close March 1.

 

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