A way to salute seniors

The Salute to Senior Service program is accepting nominations and votes for Washington’s outstanding senior volunteers age 65 and older.


Nominations and votes will be accepted through March 1.


The winner in each state will receive $500 and one national winner will receive $5,000 to donate to each winner’s charity of choice.


To learn about the 2013 outstanding senior volunteer from Washington go to


The sponsor of the Salute to Senior Service program, Home Instead Senior Care, has created free resources and ideas for families who want to keep even frail and isolated seniors engaged by volunteering in their communities.


For information about the free “Give Back” resources, visit
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