Good Works By The Voluntary Action Center

The Lackawanna County Commissioners presented a “Good Works” certificate to volunteers and staff of The Voluntary Action Center for the organization’s multitude of programs designed to assist young and elderly individuals in a number of areas, such as Medicare, tax preparation, youth issues and senior citizens concerns. The crown jewels of VAC continue to be its 24 hour-7 days-a-week FIRST information system and the annual Christmas Holiday Bureau that helps families with support for gifts and other necessities.

L-r, Commissioner Jim Wansacz;, Commissioner Corey D. O’Brien; Deborah Moran Peterson, VAC’s Executive Director; Nancy Post, VAC’s RSVP Director; Carole Boettger, VAC’s Office Secretary; Guy Leach, VAC’s Board President; and Commissioner Patrick M. O’Malley.