Senior Receives President’s Volunteer Service Award

High school senior Alec Visslailli has received the President’s Volunteer Service Award, which recognizes Americans of all ages who have volunteered significant amounts of their time to serve their communities and their country.

The President’s Volunteer Service Award is an awards program that encourages United States citizens to live a life of service through presidential recognition. A letter sent to Alec by President Barack Obama said, “Your volunteer service demonstrates the kind of commitment to your community that moves America a step closer to its great promise. Thank you for your devotion to service and for doing all you can to shape a better tomorrow for our great nation.”