Category Archives: Volunteer

February Volunteer of the Month: Terry Meyer

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Terry Meyer is a volunteer with the Arlington Fire Department’s Community Emergency Response Team (CERT). Meyer has volunteered more than 105 hours total since joining the Arlington CERT in 2011. He participates monthly in the Arlington Outdoor Warning Siren test as a siren observer in addition to attending monthly Continuing Education meetings. During…

January 2017 Volunteer of the Month: Alex Nervo

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The City of Arlington’s Teen Court Program is an alternative justice program that works within the Arlington Municipal Court and uses youth participation to offer young offenders an opportunity to accept responsibility and make restitution for their offenses.  Adult and teen volunteers are essential to the success of the program. The…

Volunteer for Arlington Police Department’s Dog Walker Watch Program

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The Arlington Police Department is looking for volunteers to participate in the department’s Dog Walker Watch awareness program. Dog Walker Watch (DWW) is a program sponsored by the National Association of Town Watch (NATW) and coordinated locally by law enforcement agencies and community organizations that encourages neighbors nationwide to assist local…

November 2016 Volunteer of the Month: Marjorie Shelepet

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The Arlington City Manager’s Office is excited to announce that Marjorie Shelepet has been selected as the Volunteer of the Month for November 2016!  She has been working the Information Desk since December of 2014. Marjorie greets all that enter City Hall with a smile not once, but twice a week. …

September Volunteer of the Month: Mallissa Daniels

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The Arlington Public Library is very excited to announce that Mallissa Daniels is the Volunteer of the Month for September 2016!Mallissa began volunteering for the library in 2014 after her youngest went to school.  She said she needed something to do.  The Arlington Public Library was extremely fortunate enough to…

Volunteers Keep O.S. Gray Natural Area Trails Looking Great

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More than 50 students, faculty and staff from the University of Texas at Arlington helped spread mulch to refresh the trails throughout the O. S. Gray Natural Area on Saturday as part of UTA’s Super Service Saturday. The 20-acre O. S. Gray Natural Area, 2021 W. Abram Street, is located west of UTA…

August Volunteer of the Month: Scottie Gordon

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The Arlington Parks Department has partnered with Mission Continues volunteer, Scottie Gordon. The Mission Continues organization  empowers veterans who are adjusting to life after the military to find purpose through community impact. Veterans are deployed on new volunteer missions within the community to inspire future generations. Scottie has been volunteering with…

2016 Volunteer of the Year: J. Robert “Bob” Hester, Jr.

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The City of Arlington is always extremely appreciative of the many volunteers who help keep the American Dream City moving forward. This year, the City recognized one particular volunteer, J. Robert “Bob” Hester, Jr., for his long-standing efforts to do just that. On Tuesday night, the Arlington City Council presented Hester with a…