Marie L. Alfano, a case management nurse consultant at Aetna’s Cranbury, NJ, office leads a life of service to her community. Inspired by the work of Barbara Lightner’s organization, Joining Hands, Inc., Alfano founded Children at Heart, Inc., which strives to make reality the dreams of children in need.
The salespeople at different auto dealerships participate in an ongoing payroll deduction to provide traditional food, fun, and presents during a holiday celebration for the women and children of project WARM including a Christmas catered dinner for the clients and their extended families.
June Holmes-Sloan, a top level career executive, meshes her management skills with her deep love for nursing home patients by managing the Hospice of Volusia/Flagler's North and Central nursing home volunteers. June has been volunteering for over three years and now oversees a group of twenty five volunteers and eighty patients, as well as disseminates information, makes placements, mentors new volunteers, organizes meetings, and encourages others to volunteer.
Since 1996, the Family Renew community's town Secret Attic Thrift Shop has been supported by the STARS - Special Team Always Ready with Smiles volunteers. The STARS team have committed almost 15,000 hours in just this year alone!