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"Winning this award speaks to the skill of our volunteers, and the quality of our training."
"VICSES’ message for the rest of winter is to always be prepared, but not alarmed."
"An emerging leader at VICSES may already play that role in the other parts of her life."
“The days of getting a flyer in the mail or seeing something in the paper are gone."
"He has exemplified leadership, direction, emotional guidance and support to others."
"Our members, through their support, play a vital role in saving lives."
“The majority of calls were for walkers who didn’t have a headlamp and became lost after dark."
"Our volunteers need you to get Disaster Ready too.”
"VICSES thanks Wilson Group and all employers who provide leave for our volunteers."