Governor’s Weekly Message: Strengthening Our Communities by Serving Those in Need

(Wilmington, DE) – In his weekly message, Governor Markell celebrates volunteerism in the First State during the annual Week of Service.
“From delivering meals to seniors to mentoring children and cleaning up public places, Delawareans annually perform more than 22 million hours of service, helping brighten the future for current and future generations,” said Governor Markell. “The Week of Service, isn’t just about the work we do one week out of the year. It’s about encouraging and inspiring Delawareans to continue to volunteer for the rest of the year.”
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Transcript of the Governor’s Weekly Message: Strengthening Our Communities by Serving Those in Need