VOLUNTEER OF THE MONTH: Susanna Long
Community Action Inc. recently named Susanna Long, of Clymer, to be the Indiana County Senior Corps-RSVP Volunteer of the Month for August. Susanna has been a member of the Senior Corps-RSVP since October 2013, volunteering for Aging Services Inc.’s Two Lick Valley Senior Social Center and for Indiana County Community Action Program’s Clymer food distribution.
When asked why she volunteers, Susanna stated, “I enjoy the people, and the socialization. I enjoy teaching plastic canvas to the center participants.”
When Susanna is not volunteering, she enjoys walking her dog, knitting, crocheting and spending time with her family and friends. She attends the Penn Run Church of the Brethren.
If you are 55 or older and interested in utilizing your skills and talents to improve the community and change people’s lives, become a member of Community Action Inc.’s Senior Corps-RSVP.
Contact Janeen Love, Senior Corps-RSVP project director, at (814) 938-3302, ext. 236, toll-free at (800) 648-3381 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.