POSTED: Thursday, March 7, 2013 - 10:40am
UPDATED: Wednesday, March 20, 2013 - 9:39am
Tyler , TX (KETK) — The search is on for Texas' outstanding senior volunteer.
The Salute to Senior Service program honors the contributions of adults 65 and older who give at least 15 hours a month of volunteer service to their favorite causes.
Nominations for outstanding senior volunteers will be accepted from February 1-March 31, 2013. State winners will be selected by popular vote at SalutetoSeniorService.com.
Online voting will take place from April 15 to April 30. State winners will be judged by a panel of senior care experts and they will pick the National Salute to Senior Service Honoree.
Home Instead Inc will donate $500 to each of the state winners favorite nonprofit organizations and the winner's story will be posted on the Salute to Senior Service Wall of Fame. In addition, $5,000 will be donated to the national winner's nonprofit charity of choice.
To complete and submit a nomination form online and view contest's official rules, visit SalutetoSeniorService.com.
Completed nomination forms also can be mailed to Salute to Senior Service P.O.. Box 285, Bellevue, NE 680005.