NH DHHS - New Hampshire Seniors Honored for Volunteer Service

Concord, NH – New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS)

Commissioner Nicholas Toumpas will join with Governor John Lynch on

Tuesday, May 10, to present the Joseph D. Vaughan Awards to senior

volunteers. An individual or couple from each county in New Hampshire will

receive the Joseph D. Vaughan Award. The State Committee on Aging (SCOA)

and EngAGING NH are coordinating this year’s ceremony. This award was

initiated in 1962 to memorialize the Honorable Joseph D. Vaughan, who was

instrumental in creating a State agency dedicated to the well being of

senior citizens. The awards recognize people age 60 and older for their

outstanding volunteer efforts on behalf of New Hampshire’s seniors. The

Vaughan Award presentation will begin at 1 PM in the Governor and Council

Chambers at the State House in Concord.

EVENT 2011 Vaughan Award Presentation

DATE Tuesday, May 10

1:00 PM

LOCATION Governor and Council Chambers

State House

Concord, NH